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NN4Y Assesses the 2018 Midterms

Last week, Americans went to the polls to vote in the 2018 Midterm Elections. All of the 435 House of Representatives seats were up for reelection, and 35 of the 100 Senate seats (which included 1 special election). In addition, there were a number of key state races. The Democrats have won a majority in [...]

By |2018-11-16T09:47:11+00:00November 16, 2018|Public Policy Updates|0 Comments

President Trump’s First Budget- FY18

March 16, 2017 President Trump released the outline of his proposed budget for the 2018 federal fiscal year (FY18) that begins in October. This ‘skinny budget’ will be followed with more details later this Spring, but already includes information that impacts youth and young adult homelessness programs. This ‘skinny budget’ proposes a combination of cuts [...]

By Eric Masten, Director of Public Policy|2017-07-24T09:40:20+00:00March 16, 2017|Public Policy Updates|0 Comments

Public Policy Update – May 7, 2013

Are You Part of Your Local HUD Continuum of Care (CoC)? As we look at the fiscal realities, we want to help you pull in more diverse pots of federal money to serve runaway and homeless youth. To this end, many programs receive HUD funding and many of you do not receive HUD funding. You may already be part of your local Continuum of Care (CoC) or you may not be. We are going to be working with you and HUD to elevate the evidence-based practices of the homeless youth continuum of care; which is distinct from adult programs.

By |2017-03-12T17:13:43+00:00May 8, 2013|Public Policy Updates|0 Comments