News/Blogs Archive

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A Warmer Welcome Home.  WLCH, December 21, 2016.

A Broken Foundation: Affordable Housing Crisis Threatens DC’s Lowest-Income Residents. Claire Zippel. DCFPI. December 7, 2016.

DC Has a Great New Plan to Save Affordable Housing: Let’s Put it into Action.  Claire Zippel. DCFPI. November 11, 2016.

What we know about DC parents up against the TANF time limit.  Policy & Poverty.  November 3, 2016.

DC Council Should Take Steps to protect Low-Income Seniors from Extraordinary Rent Increases.  Claire Zippel. DCFPI. October 31, 2016.

Working Group Recommends Strong Safety Net for Families with Children.  Kate Coventry.  DCFPI. October 27, 2016.

Boosting Schedule H Tax Credit Near Economic Development Projects Will Help Low-Income Residents Stay in Their Homes.  Claire Zippel. DCFPI. October 21, 2016.

Public housing, explained.  Brian McCabe.  Greater, Greater Washington.  October 12, 2016.

DC Unemployed are Getting a Raise!  Ilana Boive, DCFPI.  September 30, 2016.

Advisory Neighborhood Commissions, explained.  Justin Lini, Greater, Greater Washington. September 30, 2016.

DC’s Black Residents Increasingly Live East of the Anacostia River.  Claire Zippel, DCFPI.  September 28, 2016.

How to Build Affordable Housing Without an Expiration Date. Claire Zippel, DCFPI. September 12, 2016.

A Labor Day Look at Homeless People and Work.  Poverty & Policy.  September 6, 2016.

Discriminatory Development Practices and the Affordable Housing Crisis in DC.  WLCH, August 26, 2016.

Residents sue DC over planned homeless shelter in Ward 5.  Andrew Giambrone, City Paper.  August 24, 2016.

TANF at 20: DC should look to research as it develops TANF time limit policy.  Kate Covenry.  DCFPI, August 19, 2016.

How DC’s Affordable Housing Tools Make Projects Pencil Out.  Claire Zippel.  DCFPI.  August 18, 2016.

How housing vouchers work, explained.  Brian McCabe.  Greater Greater Washington. August 17, 2016.

DC’s affordable housing fund isn’t doing enough for low income residents, an audit says.  Canaan Merchant.  Greater Greater Washington.  August 9, 2016.

What’s new in Inclusionary Zoning.  DCFPI, August 8, 2016.

Congress Does Yet Another Pretty Good Thing…Unanimously.  Poverty and Policy. August 8, 2016.

Affordable Housing to expand in DC with vote to strengthen Inclusionary Zoning. Claire Zippel. DCFPI, July 21, 2016.

New Hope for Families Stuck in High-Poverty Neighborhoods.  Poverty & Policy, July 7, 2016.