The District of Columbia Housing Authority was recently featured on a national news story by Scripps Broadcasting. The story focused on the Trump administration's decision to defund the capital repairs fund for all public housing in the nation.

DCHA Executive Director Tyrone Garrett highlighted the problems DCHA is currently having with reduced federal funding for necessary repairs and redevelopment at the authority.

He said, "When you don't have enough funding, all you can do is move forward with Band-Aid approaches."

"I wouldn't want a family member of mine...to live in conditions like this," Garrett said.

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