ALG's Daily Grind - Will Senate defund HUD racial housing quotas?


June 16, 2014

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Senate must defund HUD racial housing quotas
Starting in October, the Department of Housing and Urban Development will be empowered to condition eligibility for community development block grants on redrawing zoning maps to create evenly distributed neighborhoods based on racial composition and income. The House has defunded it, but will the Senate act?

Washington's Northern Virginia suburbs grapple with 'smart growth'
In Arlington County in an April special election for the county board, a heavily favored proponent of installing a controversial streetcar line was soundly defeated by a candidate who called the project wasteful.

Camp: IRS claims to have lost over 2 years of Lerner emails
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.) on lost Jan. 2009 to April 2011 emails: "these are the critical years of the targeting of conservative groups that could explain who knew what when, and what, if any, coordination there was between agencies."