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Bernie Sanders' Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Jr, Independent
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for President
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy
Aug. 18, 2015 Remarks at the AFL-CIO Conference
Aug. 5, 2015 Leahy, Sanders and Welch Announce $291,965 In Land And Water Conservation Fund Grants To Six Vermont Communities
June 5, 2015 Letter to Susan Collins, Chairman, and Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee
March 11, 2015 Comment of Senator Leahy, Senator Sanders, and Congressman Welch: 13 Vermont Communities Awarded $4.3 Million in Federal Community Development Grants
Jan. 30, 2015 Letter to Chair Cheryl LaFleur, Commissioner Philip Moeller, Commissioner Tony Clark, Commisioner Norman Bay, and Commissioner Colette Honorable, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - New England Energy Prices
Jan. 16, 2015 Ranking Member Sanders Opens Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Year with Conversation about Priorities
Jan. 7, 2015 Sanders Welcomes Relief for New Homebuyers
Dec. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - Boost LIHEAP Fuel Assistance
Dec. 18, 2014 Letter to Julian Castro, Secretary of Housing - Consider Lowering Fees on FHA Loans in Light of Improved Agency Financial Outlook
Dec. 11, 2014 Senators Applaud FHFA's Move to Fill Affordable Rental Housing Funds
Dec. 11, 2014 Sanders Welcomes Funding for Affordable Rental Housing
Oct. 16, 2014 Leahy, Sanders, Welch: With Cold Weather Around the Corner, Vermont Receives $17.2 M. in Home Heating Assistance
Oct. 15, 2014 Leahy, Sanders, Welch: $629,966 in Grants to Support Efficient and Renewable Energy in Vermont
Oct. 2, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Swiftly Release Federal Home Heating Aid
Sept. 30, 2014 Leahy, Sanders, Welch, Weinberger: HUD Awards City of Burlington $3.4 M. To Improve Housing Health And Safety
Aug. 11, 2014 Vermont Awarded $1.7 Million for Homeless Veterans
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Mel Wat, Director Federal Housing Finance Agency - Revisit Affordable Rental Housing
Nov. 5, 2013 Burlington Free Press - Low-income Vermonters Get $18.5M in heating funds
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 15, 2013 Letter to Democratic Colleagues - The Continuing Resolution
July 31, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Preserving the Rights of Servicemembers, Veterans, and their Families in the Financial Marketplace
April 25, 2013 Sanders, Burr Propose Legislation for Homeless Veterans
April 25, 2013 Statements On Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu - Save Weatherization Assistance Program
Feb. 25, 2013 Leahy, Sanders, Welch: Vermont NeighborWorks Groups Garner $427,230 To Help Vermonters Find Affordable Rental Housing
July 24, 2012 Leahy, Sanders, Welch: 2 New REAP Zone Grants To NEK Will Rehab Low-Income Homes And Refit Them For Energy Efficiency Savings
July 17, 2012 Leahy, Sanders, Welch: $1 M. Veterans Administration Grant to Veterans Inc.
April 4, 2012 Menendez, Reed, Warner, Merkley Lead Call for Federal Housing Finance Agency to Fix Flawed Study on Principal Reductions
March 27, 2012 Delegation Announces Funding to Provide Permanent Housing to 25 Homeless Vermont Veterans
Feb. 7, 2012 Letter to Edward DeMarco, Acting Director of the Federal Housing Financing Agency (FHFA)
Jan. 20, 2012 Leahy, Sanders, Welch, Shumlin: Vermont Nets $21.6 M. in Post-Irene Community Development Funds
Dec. 27, 2011 Sanders Welcomes Vermont Commitment to Home Heating Assistance
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to Secretary Geithner, Secretary Donovan, and Acting Director DeMarco
Aug. 18, 2011 Delegation Announces $1 Million Grant to Montpelier-Based Institute for Sustainable Communities
July 20, 2011 Letter to Mr. John Walsh, Acting Comptroller of the Currency, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, The Honorable Ben S. Bernanke, Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Mr. Martin Gruenberg, Acting Chairman, Federal Deposit
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Dec. 1, 2010 Fed Disclosure Lifts Veil of Secrecy, Sanders Says
Nov. 18, 2010 U.S. Housing Secretary Visits Vermont Discusses Affordable Housing for Rural States
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary Of The Treasury
Aug. 27, 2010 Vermont Delegation Supportive of New Public Lands on Lake Memphremagog
Aug. 19, 2010 Delegation: Nonprofit Lenders Get Infusion of Capital
Aug. 13, 2010 Release: Sanders Announces Federal Support for Orange and Windsor County Seniors
July 21, 2010 American Jobs And Closing Tax Loopholes Act Of 2010
June 24, 2010 Release: Sanders Bill Restores Estate Tax on Billionaires
April 23, 2010 Release: Vermont Delegation Comments on Morse Line Proposal
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LIHEAP
Nov. 24, 2009 Too Big to Fail
April 27, 2009 Credit Card Interest Rates
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