VETO of HB2760
On May 18, 2020, Governor Stitt vetoed HB2760 which would have cut funding for the Oklahoma Affordable Housing Act in half retroactively to January 2020. Click Here to see the Governor’s Veto Message related to HB2760. Thank you to all of our members who remained engaged and connected with your State Representatives, Senators and the Governor’s office. If you would like to view how your Representative or Senator voted on this issue to thank them for their support, CLICK HERE and then click VOTES to see the list.
As this year’s legislative session comes to a close, we thank our members for their unwavering support of policies and issues that affect low to moderate income Oklahomans. If your organization is not a member of the Coalition, then please Join Now. We’ve made great progress the last five years and look forward to continuing this tradition long into the future!
The Government Affairs Committee is a standing committee of the Coalition. Scott Nixon, with Sugar Creek Capital is the 2020 Chair and Andrea Frymire, with Midwest Housing Equity Group, is the 2020 Vice-Chair.
Per the Coalition By-Laws, Within State and Federal Election Guidelines, the Committee shall concern itself with reacting to proposals, monitoring and advancing reforms, plus promulgating rules, regulations and statutes that advance the members’ welfare and business conditions.
Click Here for a copy of the 2019 Oklahoma Affordable Housing Economic Impact Study. Please feel free to share our updated handout about the Oklahoma Affordable Housing Tax Credit.
If you have any questions, please contact Coalition Manager, Andrea Flowers-Householter at firstname.lastname@example.org.