187Jul 26, 2004
Democratic National Convention, Day 1 Afternoon, Part 1
In the first part of the opening session of the Democratic National Convention in Boston, Democratic lawmakers and convention officials conducted convention business such as credentialing delegates, ...
35Oct 27, 1995
San Francisco Mayoral Debate
Candidates took questions from a panel of three reporters and videotaped questions from citizens on issues such as crime, welfare and homelessness. The lesser known candidates also gave brief ...
528Mar 2, 1995
HUD Contracts and the Nation of Islam
Committee members heard testimony on HUD security contracts and the Nation of Islam’s role in public housing. The panel is investigating whether the Nation of Islam is violating federal ...
23Jul 18, 1994
Hispanic Civil Rights
Several federal officials charged with enforcing civil rights laws outlined the actions their departments are taking in response to the needs and concerns of the hispanic community. After their ...
283May 11, 1994
Homeowners Insurance Discrimination
A congressional committee convened to hear testimony concerning discrimination by insurance companies. The Senate BankingCommittee met Wednesday to discuss allegations of insurance company ...
6Feb 8, 1994
Assistant Secretary Achtenberg described HUD’s response to the California earthquake last month. She also talked about the integration of public housing developments around the country, ...
12Jan 19, 1994
Participants discussed the importance of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The presentation included a film and a song demonstrating the need for low income housing.
14Jul 12, 1993
Free Housing Opportunity
Assistant Secretary Achtenberg spoke about empowering minorities and low income Americans to secure fair housing. She also discussed Housing and Urban Development Department goals of ...
32Jun 3, 1993
The Rights of Disabled Americans
The newly sworn-in Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Civil Rights Roberta Achtenberg gave the keynote address at the 16th annual meeting of the National Association of Protection and Advocacy ...