Policy Matters

November 2015

In this issue: 

REPORT FROM THE HILL

Congress Passes Budget and Provides Relief from Sequestration

REPORT FROM THE ADMINSTRATION

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Finalizes Rule to Improve Information Reported About Mortgage Market- including collection of data by race and ethnicity                           

Administration Announces Kiran Ahuja to Serve as Chief of Staff for OMB and Doua Thor as new WHIAAPI Executive Director

IN OTHER NEWS

National CAPACD Meets with Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Regarding Language Access                                                                                                                             

National CAPACD Supports Funding for National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling and HOME

April 2015

In this issue: 

REPORT FROM THE HILL
House and Senate Pass Budget Resolutions
Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander Advocacy Week

REPORT FROM THE ADMINSTRATION
HUD Awards $36 Million in Housing Counseling Grants
HUD Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee
FDIC's National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households
White House Task Force on New Americans
April is Fair Housing Month and Financial Capability Month
National Small Business Week

IN OTHER NEWS
National CAPACD Releases Scrimping+Saving Report
Updates on Our Efforts with Our Allies
Asian Pacific American Month

 

March 2015

In this issue: 

REPORT FROM THE HILL
Budget Appropriations
Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander Briefings

OUR WORK WITH THE ADMINSTRATION
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development & White House Initiative on Asian Ameericans and Pacific Islanders
Consumer Finaicial Protection Bureau

IN OTHER NEWS
OneWest-CIT Merger
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month