imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Calendar Publish RSS
Features
latest news
best of news
syndication
commentary


KILLRADIO

VozMob

ABCF LA

A-Infos Radio

Indymedia On Air

Dope-X-Resistance-LA List

LAAMN List




IMC Network:

Original Cities

www.indymedia.org africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / madiaq kenya nigeria south africa canada: hamilton london, ontario maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: burma jakarta japan korea manila qc europe: abruzzo alacant andorra antwerpen armenia athens austria barcelona belarus belgium belgrade bristol brussels bulgaria calabria croatia cyprus emilia-romagna estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege liguria lille linksunten lombardia london madrid malta marseille nantes napoli netherlands nice northern england norway oost-vlaanderen paris/Île-de-france patras piemonte poland portugal roma romania russia saint-petersburg scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki torun toscana toulouse ukraine united kingdom valencia latin america: argentina bolivia chiapas chile chile sur cmi brasil colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago tijuana uruguay valparaiso venezuela venezuela oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane burma darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas asheville atlanta austin baltimore big muddy binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado columbus dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley saint louis san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca sarasota seattle tampa bay tennessee urbana-champaign vermont western mass worcester west asia: armenia beirut israel palestine process: fbi/legal updates mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech

Surviving Cities

www.indymedia.org africa: canada: quebec east asia: japan europe: athens barcelona belgium bristol brussels cyprus germany grenoble ireland istanbul lille linksunten nantes netherlands norway portugal united kingdom latin america: argentina cmi brasil rosario oceania: aotearoa united states: austin big muddy binghamton boston chicago columbus la michigan nyc portland rochester saint louis san diego san francisco bay area santa cruz, ca tennessee urbana-champaign worcester west asia: palestine process: fbi/legal updates process & imc docs projects: radio satellite tv
printable version - js reader version - view hidden posts - tags and related articles

No On HR 1999! Save Section 8!

by Lynda Carson Saturday, May. 14, 2005 at 4:26 PM
tenantsrule@yahoo.com

Save Section 8!

From Roll Back The Rents

To join this group, just send an e-mail to;

rollbacktherents-subscribe@yahoogroups.com



Making the news!!! Americans are fighting back to Save the Section 8 Housing Program and Public Housing!!!

Sign Our Petition!

http://www.PetitionOnline.com/ZZ04229/



---SAVE SECTION 8- NO ON HR 1999---

Learn what you can do to Save Section 8!!! See info below...

If passed, HR 1999 & it's companion bill S.771 will be the death of the existing Section 8 housing voucher program for the poor, the elderly and the disabled...

HR 1999 is scheduled back for it's next Hearing in the Financial Services Committee at 2:00pm on May 17th, 2005.

5-17-2005

2:00 PM

2128 RHOB

Housing

Hearing entitled "H.R. 1999, The State and Local Housing Flexibility Act of 2005."

Click below to find schedule on right side of screen...

http://financialservices.house.gov/

If HR 1999 and S.771 become law, the following report helps to explain what may occur...

ADMINISTRATION HOUSING PROPOSAL LAYS GROUNDWORK FOR PLANNED FUNDING REDUCTIONS

May 9, 2005

Plan Turns Voucher Program into Block Grant and Provides HUD Sweeping Authority

to Override Laws Governing Housing Vouchers and Public Housing

By Will Fischer and Barbara Sard

An Administration proposal, recently introduced in Congress as the “State and Local Housing Flexibility Act,” would make fundamental changes to two of the nation’s primary low-income housing assistance programs — the housing choice voucher program and public housing.[1]  The proposal would lay the groundwork for future cuts in funding for housing assistance and leave the more than 3 million low-income households assisted by these programs vulnerable to sharp rent increases and other harmful changes.

Click below for full report...

http://www.cbpp.org/5-9-05hous.htm



---WHAT YOU CAN DO TO SAVE SECTION 8---

What you can do to reach the Committee Members that will vote for, or against (HR 1999), the scheme to kill the Section 8 program for the poor, elderly and the disabled.

Say no to HR 1999!!!

Click onto the website listing below... The Republicans are on the left side of the list, and the Democrats are on the right side of the list, with Rep. Mike Oxley the Republican Chair Member and Barney Frank the Ranking Democrat Member.

http://financialservices.house.gov/members.asp

You may use the Toll Free number to contact the office in Washington DC, for each of the Committee Members... Pick a name from the list of committee members and give them a call to say no to HR 1999 and why you oppose it...

Call each of the members...

TOLL FREE NUMBER-- 1/888/818-6641

Call 1/888/818-6641 to reach the Representatives on the committee... Say NO To HR 1999!!!

---SEND E-MAILS TO THE COMMITTEE MEMBERS---

Some have already sent e-mails to some of the Republicans, and some of the Democrats including Barney Frank. Please speak out in opposition to HR 1999. Please join us in an effort to contact them all again!!! It will take a little time to reach them by e-mail. Send them an e-mail now!!!

---THE COMMITTEE MEMBERS---

How to reach the committee members that will vote on HR 1999.

Click onto the website below and then you can click onto a name of the Committee Members.

http://financialservices.house.gov/members.asp

Click onto one of the names of the House Members in the Committee where HR 1999 is going before on May 17. Once you are transferred to the Congressional site of the member, look for the CONTACT site to click onto.

IMPORTANT-- As an example, the following is the contact site for Rep. Jim Leach... Jim Leach has a local office in Burlington...

Sample--

Burlington

214 Jefferson Street

Burlington, IA 52601

(319)754-1106

(319) 754-1107 Fax

---Important Numbers---

Burlington's Zip Code is 52606, and the area code is 319. To send Jim Leach an e-mail, he may want you to give a local address and phone number to send him an e-mail. What rubbish!!! Anyone can send Jim an e-mail, whethor he likes it or not! He is a public figure! A US Congressman! Give Jim what he wants!!! A local address & phone number...

Send Jim Leach a message in opposition to HR 1999! If needed make up your own local address and phone number for the Burlington area to get around his attempts to stop you from sending him an e-mail!

The Zip Codes may ask for an extra 4 digits, and I found that 4444 seems to always work to get through when sending an e-mail to them.

Each website may be very similiar to screen out people sending e-mails, and the info for their local offices are usually in the CONTACT part of the website. Just write down the local particulars including the City, Zip Code and Area Code of the local District to use as a means to gain access to sending them e-mails. Give them a local address when filling out the form... It takes only a moment and it works...

Click below to CONTACT Rep. Jim Leach, and once inside, then you must click onto "e-mail Jim" near the bottom of the screen. Then fill out the forms to send an e-mail to Jim Leach... It's easy... Say no to HR 1999, and tell Jim why he must not vote for HR 1999...

Examples of how you may reach the Committee Members...

Each of the below are committee mambers that will vote on HR 1999...

Say NO to HR 1999 and tell why you are in opposition to HR 1999...

Click Below To Contact Jim Leach...

http://www.house.gov/leach/contact.htm

***********

Click below to contact Rep. Richard Baker...

http://baker.house.gov/html/contact.cfm

***********

Click below to contact Rep. Deborah Pryce

Has local office in Columbus Ohio, Zip code 43215, and Area Code her phone number is 614/469-5614...

http://www.house.gov/pryce/IMA/write.htm

***********

Click below to contact Rep. Spencer Baucus...



http://bachus.house.gov/HoR/AL06/Contact+Me/Contact+Me+page.htm

***********

Click below to reach Rep. Mike Castle, and click onto Write Your Rep on the left hand side of the website to send Mike an e-mail...

http://www.house.gov/castle/

***********

Click below to reach Rep. Peter King...

http://www.house.gov/king/services.html

***********

Click below to contact Rep. Ed Royce...

http://www.royce.house.gov/Contact/

************

Click below to contact Rep. FranK Lucas...

http://www.house.gov/lucas/contact.htm

************

Click below to contact Rep. Bob Ney...

http://ney.house.gov/Contact.aspx

************

Click below to reach Rep. Sue Kelly...

http://suekelly.house.gov/

*************

HR 1999 goes before the Financial Services Committee again on May 17 at 2pm...

Say No to HR 1999!!!

Contact the committee members now to Save Section 8!!!



Click below to reach the full list of Committee Members, so that you can click onto a name to send them an e-mail to say NO to HR 1999!!!

http://financialservices.house.gov/members.asp

---The List of Committee Members---

REPUBLICANS

Michael G. Oxley OH -- Chairman

James A. Leach IA

Richard H. Baker LA

Deborah Pryce OH

Spencer Bachus AL

Michael N. Castle DE

Peter T. King NY

Edward R. Royce CA

Frank D. Lucas OK

Robert W. Ney OH

Sue W. Kelly NY Vice Chairman

Ron Paul TX

Paul E. Gillmor OH

Jim Ryun KS

Steven C. LaTourette OH

Donald A. Manzullo IL

Walter B. Jones, Jr. NC

Judy Biggert IL

Christopher Shays CT

Vito Fossella NY

Gary G. Miller CA

Patrick J. Tiberi OH

Mark R. Kennedy MN

Tom Feeney FL

Jeb Hensarling TX

Scott Garrett NJ

Ginny Brown-Waite FL

J. Gresham Barrett SC

Katherine Harris FL

Rick Renzi AZ

Jim Gerlach PA

Stevan Pearce NM

Randy Neugebauer TX

Tom Price GA

Michael G. Fitzpatrick PA

Geoff Davis KY

Patrick T. McHenry NC   

---DEMOCRATS---

Barney Frank MA

Paul E. Kanjorski PA

Maxine Waters CA

Carolyn B. Maloney NY

Luis V. Gutierrez IL

Nydia M. Velázquez NY

Melvin L. Watt NC

Gary L. Ackerman NY

Darlene Hooley OR

Julia Carson IN

Brad Sherman CA

Gregory W. Meeks NY

Barbara Lee CA

Dennis Moore KS

Michael E. Capuano MA

Harold E. Ford Jr. TN

Rubén Hinojosa TX

Joseph Crowley NY

Wm. Lacy Clay MO

Steve Israel NY

Carolyn McCarthy NY

Joe Baca CA

Jim Matheson UT

Stephen F. Lynch MA

Brad Miller NC

David Scott GA

Artur Davis AL

Al Green TX

Emanuel Cleaver MO

Melissa L. Bean IL

Debbie Wasserman Schultz FL

Gwen Moore WI

---Independant---

Bernard Sanders VT *

Report this post as:

Local News

GUIDE TO REBEL CITY LOS ANGELES AVAILABLE A12 5:39PM

lausd whistle blower A10 11:58PM

Website Upgrade A10 3:02AM

Help KCET and UCLA identify 60s-70s Chicano images A04 1:02PM

UCLA Luskin: Casting Youth Justice in a Different Light A02 11:58AM

Change Links April 2018 A01 11:27AM

Nuclear Shutdown News March 2018 M31 6:57PM

Join The Protest Rally in Glendale on April 10, 2018! M29 7:00PM

Join The Protest Rally in Glendale on April 10, 2018! M29 6:38PM

Spring 2018 National Immigrant Solidarity Network News Alert! M19 2:02PM

Anti-Eviction Mapping Project Shows Shocking Eviction Trends in L.A. M16 5:40PM

Steve Mnuchin video at UCLA released M15 12:34AM

Actress and Philanthropist Tanna Frederick Hosts Project Save Our Surf Beach Clean Ups M06 12:10PM

After Being Told He's 'Full of Sh*t' at School Event, Mnuchin Demands UCLA Suppress Video M02 11:44AM

Resolution of the Rent Strike in Boyle Heights M01 6:28PM

What Big Brother Knows About You and What You Can Do About It M01 3:30PM

Step Up As LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Steps Down F14 2:44PM

Our House Grief Support Center Hosts 9th Annual Run For Hope, April 29 F13 12:51PM

Don’t let this LA County Probation Department overhaul proposal sit on the shelf F13 11:04AM

Echo Park Residents Sue LA Over Controversial Development F12 8:51AM

Former Signal Hill police officer pleads guilty in road-rage incident in Irvine F09 10:25PM

Calif. Police Accused of 'Collusion' With Neo-Nazis After Release of Court Documents F09 7:14PM

Center for the Study of Political Graphics exhibit on Police Abuse posters F07 9:50AM

City Agrees to Settle Lawsuit Claiming Pasadena Police Officer Had His Sister Falsely Arre F04 3:17PM

Professor's Study Highlights Health Risks of Urban Oil Drilling F04 12:42PM

Claims paid involving Pasadena Police Department 2014 to present F04 10:52AM

Pasadenans - get your license plate reader records from police F03 11:11PM

LA Times Homicide Report F03 1:57PM

More Local News...

Other/Breaking News

Tech workers organize A24 6:24PM

Architect Stephen Francis Jones A24 3:01PM

UN Forum Wrestles with Economic Policies 10 Years After Financial Crisis Islands Call for A24 12:34PM

Xyloglossie attitudinale A23 8:07AM

Shadowgun Legends Hack and Cheats A23 7:24AM

What does the Quran Say About Islamic Dress?? A21 4:15PM

Biodiversité ou la nature privatisée A20 11:22AM

The Market is a Universal Totalitarian Religion A20 7:14AM

Book Available about Hispanics and US Civil War by National Park Service A19 5:52PM

The Shortwave Report 04/20/18 Listen Globally! A19 4:01PM

The Republican 'Prolife' Party Is the Party of War, Execution, and Bear Cub Murder A19 11:48AM

Neurogenèse involutive A18 9:21AM

Paraphysique de la dictature étatique A16 10:13AM

Book Review: "The New Bonapartists" A16 3:45AM

The West Must Take the First Steps to Russia A14 12:25PM

Théorie générale de la révolution ou hommage à feu Mikhaïl Bakounine A14 3:30AM

The Shortwave Report 04/13/18 Listen Globally! A12 3:50PM

“Lost in a Dream” Singing Competition Winner to Be Chosen on April 15 for ,000 Prize! A12 3:48PM

The World Dependent on Central Banks A12 4:43AM

Ohio Governor Race: Dennis Kucinich & Richard Cordray Run Against Mike DeWine A11 9:40PM

March 2018 Honduras Coup Again Update A10 10:52PM

Apologie du zadisme insurrectionnel A10 3:33PM

ICE contract with license plate reader company A10 1:14PM

Palimpseste sisyphéen A09 11:23PM

Black Portraiture(S) IV: The Color of Silence...Cuba No...Cambridge Yes A09 5:32AM

Prohibiting Micro-Second Betting on the Exchanges A09 4:18AM

Prosecutors treat Muslims harsher than non-Muslims for the same crimes A08 10:33PM

Amy Goodman interview on cell phone safety A08 10:29PM

More Breaking News...
© 2000-2018 Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Running sf-active v0.9.4 Disclaimer | Privacy