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WASHINGTON, DC – Up for Growth Action applauds the Senate’s passage of the FY2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that includes the Promoting Affordable Housing Near Transit Act, a provision
WASHINGTON, DC – Up for Growth Action, a federal advocacy organization that advocates for policies to achieve housing equity, eliminate systemic barriers, and create more homes, today announced the hiring
WASHINGTON, DC – Up for Growth Action today announced its support of the Build More Housing Near Transit Act of 2021, a bill introduced by U.S. Senators Brian Schatz (D-HI)
WASHINGTON, DC – Up for Growth Action today applauded the inclusion of the Unlocking Possibilities program in the latest version of the Build Back Better reconciliation bill released by the
Denny Heck, Lt. Governor of Washington State, has a refrain: “Build more homes of all kinds for all our neighbors.” According to a recent public opinion poll, a majority of
Editor's Note: The following is a special Insights Report from Up for Growth member Blokable. The opinions expressed within the content are solely the author's and do not reflect the
Once an obscure issue reserved for the few who decided to attend local planning and zoning board meetings, single-family zoning is now in the white-hot spotlight, both at the national
In March, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) with Senator Rob Portman (R-OH), and Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE) with Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) in the House of Representatives, introduced the
Housing should always be an opportunity, never an obstacle. Unfortunately, because of poor policy choices, low-income and minority people have been systematically zoned out from America's high opportunity and job-rich
Shortly after then-candidate Joe Biden named then-Senator Kamala Harris to his Presidential ticket, we examined what her selection would mean for housing. Senator Harris had an extensive track record on
On Tuesday, news broke that the incoming Biden-Harris administration would nominate Representative Marcia Fudge (D-OH) as the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The choice
WASHINGTON, DC – Up for Growth Action, a 501(c)(4) federal pro-housing legislative advocacy campaign focused on advancing policies that achieve housing equity, eliminate systemic barriers, and create more homes, announced