Rep. Joe Heck's bill will help end veteran homelessness
October 28, 2013
The Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act ends HUD's flawed policy of counting the aid and attendance benefit as regular income. By counting the aid and attendance benefit intended for medical care as income, HUD is unfairly reducing the housing assistance available to our low income disabled veterans. Congressman Heck spoke on the House floor to urge his colleagues to support the bill.