Obama Scorecard: Housing headed in right direction

While the overall recovery remains "fragile," officials caution in the report, released jointly by the Departments of Housing and Urban Development and the Treasury, it’s headed in the right direction.

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obama administration releases october housing scorecard Providence, Rhode Island housing market continues to show signs of significant improvement WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the October edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard – a.

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The downturn may have more lasting consequences for President Barack Obama and fellow Democrats if it worsens voters’ already glum mood headed into November’s midterm elections. Just 27% of Americans.

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