Housing for Children in the President’s 2016 BudgetFederal Budget Housing & Homelessness Poverty & Family Economics
On February 2, President Obama presented his budget request for fiscal year 2016 (FY16) to Congress, outlining his spending priorities for the coming year. The budget reflects the challenges posed by the federal budget caps as well as the financial realities in Washington. Even with the difficult fiscal situation, the President has chosen to make kids a priority.
This fact sheet examines in detail at policy proposals in the budget that impact housing.