2 Georgia Entities Land Federal Grants to Fight Housing Discrimination

The grants will go toward helping people who believe they have been victims of housing discrimination and to educate the public and housing providers on the nation's fair housing laws.

VA expands virtual services to support Veterans amid office closures due to COVID-19

Many in-person services are already available via the phone or online through virtual options like VA Video Connect.

HHS accepting donations of medicine to Strategic National Stockpile as possible treatments for COVID-19...

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services this week accepted 30 million doses of hydroxychloroquine sulfate donated by Sandoz, the Novartis generics and biosimilars division, and one million doses of chloroquine phosphate donated by Bayer Pharmaceuticals .

First Service Member Passes After Testing Positive for COVID-19

There are over 1,000 cases of the coronavirus within the Defense Department community. Of those cases, 633 service members have contracted the virus

U.S. State Dept. Urges ‘No International Travel’

The State Department says U.S. citizens should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period. 

New USDA Team to Focus on Serving Beginning Farmers and Ranchers

The coordinator will work closely with the state coordinators to develop goals and create plans to increase beginning farmer participation and access to programs while coordinating nationwide efforts on beginning farmers and ranchers.

Department of Justice Launches a National Nursing Home Initiative

This initiative is focusing on some of the worst nursing homes around the country and the Department already has initiated investigations into approximately 30 individual nursing facilities in 9 states as part of this effort. 

TSA Touting Success:10 Million Pre-Check Enrolles

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New Report Explores Problem of ‘Credit Invisibility’ Among HUD-Assisted Households

The study found that if the rent payments of HUD-assisted families are reported to credit reporting agencies, many of these households would cease being 'credit invisible.'

Oil Production from Department of the Interior Managed Leases Surpasses 1 Billion Barrels for...

Oil Production from Department of the Interior Managed Leases Surpasses 1 Billion Barrels for the First Time in History Under the Trump Administration