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Opposition to Bush Administration Section 8 Reform Proposal

May 10, 2005

NAMI -- as part of the Consortium for Citizens With Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force (a coalition of national disability groups) -- has come out against a proposal to restructure the Section 8 housing voucher program.  The legislation (S 771/HR 1999) would repeal important protections that ensure people living on SSI are able to access rental assistance.  Click here for more information.

Click here to view CCD's statement. (140.26 KB)