Housing: House Approves $30 Billion HUD Spending Compromise

Vadum, Matthew
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/9/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31262, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on an approval of $30.2 billion Department of Housing and Urban Development spending package bill for fiscal year 2002, by the U.S. House on November 4, 2001. Section 8 rental-assistance vouchers approved by the House; Amount approved for clean-water state revolving funds and safe drinking water loan program; Reason behind the opposition of lawmakers regarding effectiveness of vouchers in producing housing stocks.


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