August 30th, 2017

A Shower of Benefits: Drinking Water and Healthy Housing

A Shower of Benefits: Drinking Water and Healthy Housing by David Jacobs The American Public Health Association today hosts a Twitter chat on “What’s in Your Water: The State of Water and Our Health” (#SafeWater). The state of the nation’s infrastructure… More

February 21st, 2017

Infrastructure and Mortgages: What about the Kids?

Infrastructure and Mortgages: What about the Kids? by David Jacobs and Anita Weinberg During the 2016 election season, Donald Trump (the Republican presidential nominee, now president) proposed spending $1 trillion dollars on infrastructure to put people to… More

August 25th, 2015

Remembering Congressman Stokes

Remembering Congressman Stokes by David Jacobs Representative Louis Stokes (D-OH) passed away Tuesday after a battle with cancer at age 90. More than anyone, he was responsible for launching the nation’s healthy homes effort at HUD more… More