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Federal rental assistance programs are not funded adequately to serve all, or even most, eligible households. As a result, millions of households are on Public Housing Authority (PHA) waiting lists to receive a Housing Choice Voucher or a unit in a public housing development. Applicants typically wait years before being offered assistance, and many PHAs(More)
  • Greg nickels, elizabeth B. Kautz, +7 authors Larry Buron
  • 2008
The U.S. Conference of Mayors is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more. There are 1,139 such cities in the country today, each represented in the Conference by its chief elected official, the Mayor. Among the report's major findings are the following:  Twenty cities (95 percent) reported an increase in the(More)