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A new comment was posted to Doctoral Dissertation Inquiry... | By EAnderson | Jan 25, 2019, 1:08 am
 Research Needed : I forgot to add. I'm looking for information on how we calculate income and the policy that created the calculation. Who decided that the calculation ...more
Homelessness has a new Forum Topic. | By EAnderson | Jan 25, 2019, 1:04 am
 Doctoral Dissertation Inquiry : I am proposing to study the federal income limits on the ESG program and its impact on cycles of homelessness in single adults after the implementation of the HEARTH Act. I have noticed that we are having trouble with repeated homelessness. We ar...
Homelessness has a new Forum Topic. | By priscilla wallace | Jan 15, 2018, 4:46 pm
 help for the homeless in Detroit : I just wanted to make Dr. Ben Carson aware of someone who is doing a great job of helping the Homeless in his hometown of Detroit. There is a group " Everybody Matters/Detroit", that is led by a man named Jeremiah. He has been driving the streets ...
A new comment was posted to Creation of Public Housing from Existing Housing U... | By Dav Vandenbroucke | Sep 15, 2017, 10:04 am
 Improved HUDADMIN match : We have improved our address matching procedure and will be releasing a new version of HUDADMIN soon. If you contact me at david.a.vandenbroucke@hud....more
A new comment was posted to Creation of Public Housing from Existing Housing U... | By Dav Vandenbroucke | Sep 11, 2017, 3:33 pm
 Thank you for bringing this : Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We will take a look at the data and get back to you. Dav Vandenbroucke Senior Economist Office of ...more

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