NAHRO CEO Testifies at Housing Bill Hearing
On April 30, NAHRO CEO Adrianne Todman testified before the full House Financial Services Committee. The hearing, “Housing in America: Assessing the Infrastructure Needs of America’s Housing Stock,” was convened to discuss Chairwoman Maxine Waters’ draft proposed legislation, “The Housing Is Infrastructure Act of 2019.” Other witnesses included Diane Yentel of the National Low Income Housing Coalition, Steven Lawson of the National Association of Home Builders, and Daryl Carter of the National Multifamily Housing Council and the National Apartment Association.
NAHRO, established in 1933, is a membership organization of almost 20,000 housing and community development agencies and professionals throughout the United States whose mission is to create affordable housing and safe, viable communities that enhance the quality of life for all Americans, especially those of low- and moderate-income. NAHRO's membership administers more than 3 million housing units for 7.6 million people.