Budget for HUD Would Restructure Section 8 Vouchers

Vadum, Matthew
February 2003
Bond Buyer;2/4/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31566, p6
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Reports that U.S. President George W. Bush unveiled on February 3, 2003 a proposed 31.3 billion 2004 budget for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HDA) that would cut all funding for a program that funds the rehabilitation of severely distressed public housing units. Change in Section 8 voucher program due to the budget; Decrease in overall proposed funding level for HUD in 2004 from 2003.


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