Weather Forecast


Tribal housing act advances in Congress

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
News Mitchell,South Dakota 57301
The Daily Republic
(605) 996-5020 customer support
Tribal housing act advances in Congress
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., on Friday applauded committee approval of the reauthorization of the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act.

0 Talk about it

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, of which Johnson is a senior member, unanimously passed the bill out of committee this week. This bill seeks to provide Native communities with safe and affordable housing options and includes a new provision to increase housing assistance to Native American veterans.

“The reauthorization of NAHASDA is critical to providing safe, affordable and high-quality housing opportunities in Indian Country,” Johnson said in a written statement.

Source: Office of Sen. Tim Johnson

Daily Republic News
(605) 996-5516