46Jun 30, 2000
Mortgage Fraud Day 2
Officials testified about the practice of mortgage “flipping,” where homebuyers are tricked into buying rundown houses at greatly inflated prices.
21Dec 3, 1999
Improving Congressional Oversight
Panelists talked about ways in which congressional oversight can be improved. They described specific methods of conducting investigations. Media representatives discussed investigative ...
29Mar 25, 1998
Subcommittee members heard testimony from Secretary Cuomo and other officials concerning the president’s budget request for the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The request ...
36Feb 29, 1996
HUD Tenants Conference
Committee members heard testimony from HUD officials and others concerning the investigation into an August 1995 tenant management conference in Puerto Rico on which the department spent $300,000. ...
24Oct 13, 1995
Reregulating Public Housing Part 1
Committee members heard testimony on the Housing Act of 1995, which would deregulate public housing and rent supplement programs. Federal housing programs currently operate under legislation ...
27Jan 19, 1995
HUD Agency Management
Committee members heard testimony about the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s budget and administrative practices. Secretary Cisnero has proposed cutting 4400 jobs, and ...