Participants announced $900 million in federal grants to cities and organizations to deal with homeless persons and talked about the money would be used to help people.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Henry Cisneros Secretary Department of Housing and Urban Development
- Andrew Cuomo Assistant Secretary Department of Housing and Urban Development->Planning
- Kathleen Kennedy-Townsend Lieutenant Governor
- Kurt L. Schmoke Mayor [D] Baltimore
U.S. Housing Issues
Following an introduction by Andrew Cuomo, Secretary Cisneros spoke about the five priorities of HUD which include an…
Community Empowerment Banking Plan
Secretary Cisneros announced that the administration was providing $20 million for community banks in Washington, DC,…
Gun Buyback Programs
Secretary Cuomo briefed reporters on the success of HUD-sponsored gun buyback events to get guns off the…
Secretary Cisneros talked to reporters about HUD reforms to make public housing a more suitable living…