The Save Affordable Housing Act protects the affordability commitment by the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit in order to ensure access to affordable housing.
Washington, D.C.- Representative Joe Neguse announced today that his bill, the Save Affordable Housing Act, legislation to protect the 30-year affordability commitment of housing financed by the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit has been included in House Democrats' comprehensive infrastructure package, the Moving Forward Act. The bipartisan, bi…
The amendment will require the Federal Railroad Administration to provide research to Congress that could help cities qualify for a Quiet Zone
Washington D.C.- An amendment introduced by Congressman Joe Neguse to address train horn noise has passed the U.S. House of Representatives. The amendment was worked on in conjunction with City Officials in Fort Collins who are working to establish a Quiet Zone within the city. Congressman Neguse represents Colorado's 2nd Congressional District where mu…
Neguse secured essential Colorado climate priorities including conservation of public lands, expansion of clean energy, investments in climate science and proposals for wildfire prevention and climate resiliency
Washington D.C.- Congressman Joe Neguse, the only member of the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis from the Rocky Mountain West and the youngest, announced today that he has secured several key Colorado climate action priorities in the Committee's official congressional climate acti…
BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4)- Rep. Joe Neguse, a Democrat who represents Colorado's 2nd Congressional District, came up with provisions to help Colorado towns and counties. The provisions are part of the "Heroes Act," another coronavirus relief bill worth $3 trillion.
The legislation passed out of the House of Representatives on Friday.
Neguse added $375 for direct aid to small ciites, a 15% increase to the SNAP program and hazard pay for front-line workers.
The 8 proposals from Ne…
U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse last week introduced legislation that would require the U.S. Department of Defense to report on the national security effects of climate change and its strategy for confronting those challenges.
"The climate crisis threatens our basic resources, from food to water to energy, our global security and military structures and operations, and it's essential as a nation we are prepared to take on these threats," Neguse said. "A report from the Department of Defense on the impact …
Growth across Northern Colorado in recent years has developed a unique set of circumstances. As our communities expand and flourish, growing populations put stress on infrastructure, transportation and lead many individuals to be priced out of our city limits and forced to live farther and farther away from where they work.
Across Colorado's 2nd Congressional District, the median home price is nearly $500,000 - 127% above the national average. As hardworking families throughout our community en…