National Low-Income Housing Coalition 2015 Housing Legislative Forum
MARCH 1, 2015 - 8:00 AM to MARCH 3, 2015 - 5:00 PM ET
Join the National Low Income Housing Coalition, other affordable housing advocates from around the country, and renowned thought and policy leaders, to promote and advance affordable housing for low-income communities.
The Forum is commited to educating, advocating, and activating on behalf of affordability:
To EDUCATE – Learn from the nation’s leading housing researchers on the link between housing and the human condition: Stephanie Ettinger De Cuba (Children’s HealthWatch), Matthew Desmond (Harvard University), and Ingrid Gould Ellen (Furman Center, NYU/Wagner School)
- To ADVOCATE – Hear from our national partners on housing finance reform, the federal budget, tax reform, and regulatory changes needed in federal housing and homeless programs: Mark Calabria (Cato Institute), Nan Roman (National Alliance to End Homelessness), Barbara Sard (Center on Budget and Policy Priorities), Ali Solis (Enterprise Community Partners), and Joe Ventrone (National Association of Realtors).
- To ACTIVATE – Discuss strategies with state housing coalition and resident leaders from around the country led by NLIHC Policy Committee Co-Chairs: Daisy Franklin, Public Housing Resident Network (CT), and Rachael Myers, Washington Low Income Housing Alliance (WA).