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CHFA LUNCHEON Colorado Housing Conference in Beaver Creek

October 16, 2015

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Demographics Shaping Public Policy

 

Legislative Issues were explored by Representative Moreno concerning Latinos

 

The seriousness of the substantive issues reflects a decision on the part of the State General Assembly to shy away from Zero Balanced Budget ideas to counter the constitutional amendment demanding that excess revenue be returned to tax payers if the revenue exceeds the budget.  

 

Immigration reform was considered in such ideas as making it possible for students to go to college with instate tuition rates if they are living here and not legal citizens.

 

Promoting the Earned Income Tax Credit and the State Housing Trust Fund being permanently increased to reflect the growing needs for financing for families and people who have lower than 30% of area mean income  –

 

Simultaneously the federal government is on the brink of funding the Housing Trust Fund for lower than 30% Area Mean Income with Freddie Mae and Mac funding sources.  At first this finding will be a few million dollars.

 

 

 

 

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