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Advocacy and policy

November 2013

Published on November 11, 2013 Written by Bryan Howard Posted in Advocacy and policy
Photo Credit: Bipartisan Policy Center

Last Monday at the University of Southern California, I joined housing policy luminaries, including ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) and former Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Henry Cisneros, at the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) Housing Commission Forum. The forum is a...

Published on November 1, 2013 Written by Zach Bernstein Posted in Advocacy and policy

People like to talk about the environment in terms of protecting nature — making sure we don’t pollute or ensuring conservation of natural resources for future generations. That’s a worthy goal; since buildings in the United States account for...