Marcia Fudge

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge in Cleveland to underscore lead remediation efforts

CLEVELAND — Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge was back in Cleveland Monday “to underscore the lead remediation efforts of the Biden-Harris administration.”. Fudge was joined by Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Regan in a roundtable discussion moderated by Representative Shontel Brown. The event took place at...
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Rep. Marcia Fudge

The U.S. Senate voted on Wednesday to confirm Rep. Marcia Fudge as Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The confirmation was met with applause from women’s and other groups. “We applaud the confirmation of Rep. Fudge as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development...
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Was your home appraisal low because you’re Black? HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge releases new report on stopping racially biased home appraisals

WASHINGTON. D. C. -- Michael Johnson and his wife wanted to expand the space in their Upper Arlington, Ohio home to accommodate their growing family when the pandemic kicked in. But the financial institutions from whom they sought home equity loans kept providing them with such low estimates for the value of their home in the Columbus suburbs that they wondered whether they’d be able to finance the project.
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Marcia Fudge discusses gentrification, institutional racism in urban housing markets

Marcia Fudge, the U.S. secretary of housing and urban development, spoke about racial disparities in housing at the School of Media and Public Affairs Wednesday. Fudge spoke to more than 50 students and faculty about the barriers preventing people of color from purchasing houses and how young people can combat discrimination and gentrification in areas where investments raise the standard of living in urban areas while displacing lower-income residents. The event was hosted by GW’s chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, a historically Black sorority of which Fudge served as national president in the late 1990s, and was moderated by senior Lauren Bordeaux, a member of GW’s chapter of DST.

President Biden joined for speech in Lorain near Cleveland by prominent Democrats, including Cleveland Mayor Justin Bibb, U.S. HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge, Ohio Congresswomen Marcy Kaptur and Shontel Brown, state Senator Nickie Antonio, and more

From left: United States President Joe Biden, Cleveland Mayor Justin Bibb, Ohio 9th Congressional District Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, U.S. HUD Secretary Marcia L Fudge, Ohio 11th Congressional District Congresswoman Shontel Brown, and Ohio State Senator Nickie Antonio (Click on the title on latest news herein to view the full picture)

Marcia Fudge Is Trying to Decide Which Fire to Put Out First

If you could levitate, dronelike, above the dilapidated, 1940s-era public-housing projects in California’s Sunnydale neighborhood, you would be able to make out San Francisco’s gleaming silver skyline, just seven miles away. Here, iron-barred windows are framed by exposed electrical wires and water-stained exteriors. There, the median price of...

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge to Deliver Dunlop Lecture at Harvard

Marcia L. Fudge, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), will deliver the 21st Annual John T. Dunlop Lecture, presented by the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies at the Harvard Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, February 8 at 6:30 p.m. ET.

U.S. HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge visits Baltimore to tout federal home health grants

Standing outside a Baltimore home, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia L. Fudge joined members of Maryland’s congressional delegation and state and city lawmakers Monday to tout the federal agency’s awarding of millions in grant money to help keep more Americans safe from their own houses. The department, known as HUD, said earlier this month that it would ...

U.S. HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge ally Brad Sellers, who is Black like Fudge, enters Cuyahoga County executive race, Sellers the mayor of Warrensville Heights where Fudge was once mayor, Fudge also a former congresswoman....Sellers played NBA basketball

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Warrensville Heights Mayor Brad Sellers, a former NBA player for the Chicago Bulls and the protégé of U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Secretary Marcia Fudge, and who succeeded her into office to lead the majority Black Cleveland suburb when she became a congresswoman, announced on Wednesday that he is running for Cuyahoga County executive, the most influential political office in the county.

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge Tours NYCHA Buildings, Addresses Complaints: ‘What I Heard Today Is Not Acceptable’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Chronic mismanagement of antiquated buildings, combined with mold, lead and other problems, have plagued public housing for years. On Monday, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge toured New York City Housing Authority buildings. CBS2’s Lisa Rozner asked the secretary how she plans to make changes. A fan kept running to dry out incessant leaking just one room over from where Fudge met with NYCHA leaders and residents at the Patterson Houses Community Center in the Bronx. “This project was built in 1950, so they keep painting over what’s on the walls and not doing anything about it,”...
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What do the battle against omicron and HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge have in common?

Equity is top of mind this week. First, the omicron variant is now the topic of global conversation. How the story unfolded in the U.S. illuminates how disparity and racism are intrinsic to keeping the virus evolving. Harvard University public health expert Dr. Ingrid Katz speaks with Mary C. Curtis about how global vaccine equity is the only way through this pandemic and the only path to preparing for the next. Then we feature a conversation with Housing Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge about housing, infrastructure and reconciliation.

Meredith Turner to fill Shontel Brown's county council seat, Brown elected in November to replace former 11th congressional district congresswoman Marcia Fudge, who is now secretary of HUD with the Biden administration....By editor Kathy Wray Coleman

Newly selected Cuyahoga County Councilwoman Meredith Turner, a Shaker Heights Democrat. By Kathy Wray Coleman, associate publisher, editor-in-chief. CLEVELAND, Ohio – Meredith Turner of Shaker Heights, a former assistant to U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown of Cleveland, was selected Wednesday by members of the Cuyahoga County Democratic Party Central...

Open letter from Sunnydale resident to Mayor Breed, Gov. Newsom and HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge

I hope this message, documents and presentation will go across the United States. I sent a presentation to the White House to the attention of President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Marcia Fudge. To this date, I did not receive a response back. I did, however, receive a package back from Marcia Fudge addressed “return to sender.”

Democrat Shontel Brown is Ohio's new congresswoman to replace former congresswoman Marcia Fudge, who vacated the post in March to become HUD secretary with the Biden administration....Ohio's largely Black 11th congressional district includes Cleveland.

Pictured is Congresswoman-Elect Shontel Brown, a Democrat and the winner of the general election on Tues, Nov. 2 as to the open seat in Ohio's 11th congressional district, which includes most of Cleveland and its eastern suburbs of Cuyahoga County, a largely Black pocket of Akron, and staggering sections of Akron's Summit County suburbs.