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  1. Initial Approval for 40 States' HCBS State Transition Plans

    To date 40 states have received initial approval and 7 states received final approval of their state transition plan.

  2. LeadingAge Statement on the President's Proposed Budget

    LeadingAge President and CEO Katie Smith Sloan: "The President’s budget, revealed today,  prioritizes cuts to programs important to older adults. LeadingAge is deeply concerned about the future of affordable housing for older adults, as the request seeks to cut HUD by more than 18% compared ...

  3. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of February 12, 2018

    LeadingAge Statement on the President's Proposed Budget The President’s budget prioritizes cuts to programs important to older adults. LeadingAge is deeply concerned about the future of affordable housing for older adults, as the request seeks to cut HUD by more than 18% compared to FY17-enacted funding. ...

  4. HUD Asks Congress for Deep Cuts

    The initial request would underfund Section 202 Project Rental Assistance Contract and Project-Based Rental Assistance contract renewals, zero out the Public Housing Capital Fund (33% of public housing homes are senior households), and would result in 200,000 fewer housing choice vouchers in use in FY19 than in fiscal year 2018 ...

  5. Bill Promotes Person-centered Planning for Advanced Illness

    LeadingAge strongly supports the introduction of the H.R.2797,