17Mar 31, 2008
Secretary Jackson Resignation Announcement
Secretary Alphonso Jackson announced that he is resigning from the Department of Housing and Urban Development. He spoke of his accomplishments and said that he needed to attend to personal and ...
80Mar 27, 2008
Home Mortgage Assistance
Secretary Jackson spoke about steps that the administration has taken to prevent foreclosures. Topics included the role of the Federal Housing Administration in refinancing loans. He also ...
83Mar 11, 2008
Housing and Urban Development
The House Financial Services Committee held an oversight hearing on the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
34Feb 12, 2008
Home Mortgage Assistance Plan
Secretaries Alphonso Jackson and Henry Paulson updated reporters about efforts to help families keep their homes during the current mortgage crisis by helping more capable homeowners avoid ...
54Dec 6, 2007
Mortgage Proposal Reaction
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson talked about the subprime mortgage crisis. He talked about the governmental interests in the development of a market-based solution. He said that mortgage ...
11Dec 3, 2007
Secretary Alphonso Jackson delivered the keynote address. Topics included the subprime mortgage crisis, lower housing values, predatory lending, and the tragedy to individuals of losing a home.
33Oct 10, 2007
Assistance for Homeowners
Secretaries Paulson and Jackson and others talked with reporters about new steps for helping homeowners avoid foreclosure. Topics included the turmoil in the mortgage market, falling house ...
183Sep 20, 2007
The House Financial Services Committee held a hearing titled “Legislative and Regulatory Options for Minimizing and Mitigating Mortgage Foreclosures.” Witnesses testified about the ...
35Jun 5, 2007
U.S. Home Ownership
Secretary Jackson talked about the home-buying process, how to help those who own a home to stay in it, and legislation that could help HUD’s Federal Housing Administration provide an ...
39Jun 4, 2007
The State of American Housing
Secretary Jackson talked about the challenges the nation faces in such areas as predatory lending, housing discrimination, corrections in the housing market, and the need to rebuild the Gulf Coast ...
68May 14, 2007
Homeowner Borrowing Strategies
Introductory remarks were made by Frank Davis, Brian Montgomery, and Secretary Jackson.
The panelists discussed strategies to reach homeowners in debt. Michelle Singletary ...
25May 3, 2007
Fiscal Year 2008 Housing and Urban Development Budget
Secretary Jackson testified at a hearing on the fiscal year 2008 budget for the Department of Housing and Urban Development. He talked about funding levels for various department programs, ...
32Mar 8, 2006
Fiscal Year 2006 Supplemental Appropriations
Witnesses testified about fiscal year 2006 Supplemental Appropriations for Gulf Coast hurricane recovery and federal reconstruction efforts in the region.
27Feb 27, 2006
Tribal Nations Legislative Summit
Administration officials and lawmakers spoke to members of the National Congress of American Indians about a number of policy issues affecting tribal governance and relations with the federal ...
45Oct 13, 2005
Africare Award Dinner
At the annual Bishop John T. Walker Memorial Dinner, Africare presented the Distinguished Humanitarian Service Award to former Department of State Secretary Colin Powell. Following remarks ...
6Sep 23, 2005
Housing Assistance for Hurricane Victims
Secretaries Jackson and Chertoff spoke to reporters about Hurricane Katrina relief operations and Hurricane Rita preparation efforts. They announced a transitional housing assistance program ...
75Jul 25, 2005
Americans With Disabilities Act Anniversary
Former President Bush spoke at a gala observing the 15th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act. He signed the legislation into law in 1990. The George Bush Medal for ...
11Jul 1, 2005
2006 Budget for Housing & Urban Development
Secretary Jackson talked about the fiscal year 2006 budget for the Department of Housing and Urban Development as well as his travels nationwide in June for National Homeownership month. He ...
8Apr 22, 2005
Housing and Urban Development Issues
Secretary Alphonso Jackson addressed issues facing the Department of Housing and Urban Development at the Republican National Lawyers Association conference.
114Apr 7, 2005
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing on regulatory reform of government sponsored enterprises and specifically federal housing programs like Freddie Mac and Fannie ...
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