Because under the Administrative Procedures Act (APA), Congress delegated to the secretary of HUD
the authority to promulgate rules to carry out the Fair Housing Act and because "by its plain terms" the act prohibits only intentional discrimination, HUD did not have the authority to amend the Fair Housing Act to encompass unintentional discrimination; and
April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of HUD
Henry Cisneros, and former Governors Haley Barbour and Ed Rendell, co-chairs of the Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) Immigration Task Force, called attention to the critical economic and national security issues surrounding immigration reform in Silicon Valley today.
Recommendation: In order to better promote green building practices, the Secretary of HUD
should direct the appropriate program offices to ensure completion of the regulation that would require the use of energy-efficient products and appliances for public housing as directed by the Energy Policy Act of 2005.
The Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mae) will significantly increase the amount of business they generate for affordable housing if a new rule proposed by the Secretary of HUD
goes into effect.
We appreciate that when Steve Preston became the Secretary of HUD
he undertook a new review of RESPA and recognized the need for greater transparency in the home buying process.
Finally, the Appropriation Act required the Secretary of HUD
to transfer no fewer than four appropriation law attorneys from its Office of General Counsel (OGC) to its Office of Chief Financial Officer (OCFO).
He has targeted CRA and fair housing as two principle areas of concern he will pursue as secretary of HUD
I appreciate very much your willingness to step forward to serve the country, as well as to serve as Acting Secretary of HUD
Cisneros served as secretary of HUD
in the administration of President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 1997.
Montgomery as the new commissioner of the FHA and assistant secretary of HUD
The Secretary of HUD
would designate 6 urban empowerment zones and 65 enterprise communities; the Secretary of Agriculture would designate three rural zones and 30 enterprise communities.
Henry Cisneros, Chairman of CityView Former Secretary of HUD
and Former Mayor of San Antonio "Unleashing the Untapped Potential of America's Inner City Markets" 2:00 p.
Bush as Deputy Secretary of HUD
and was confirmed by the U.
Kemp, former Secretary of HUD
, congressman and vice presidential nominee.
Riegle said the Committee would 'be writing to President-elect Clinton to suggest that the leader of such a coordinated effort be the Secretary of HUD