Florida’s Fiscal Insanity With Nursing Home Funding

For those people who thought sub-prime mortgages and fancy CDO/CMOs were creative accounting, you haven’t seen the latest iteration of creating accounting: increased state taxation in order to receive more funding from Medicaid. Florida Health News’s article, Please Tax Me So I Can Earn More, is a fascinating view into the crazy funding crisis Florida […]

Florida Budget Cuts Cause Havoc For Senior Housing Projects

Last week the Florida state legislature made budget cuts that will curtail a variety of senior and affordable housing projects across the state and lawmakers there deal with a $2.4 billion budget deficit. Legislators moved to remove $190 million from the state’s affordable housing trust fund and they warned that more cuts maybe coming later […]

Missouri Senator Bond Announces Nearly $16 Million to Help Provide Housing for Elderly

Kit Bond, the retiring US Senator from Missouri, announced last week that he won’t seek re-election and that his office announced that Missouri will receive $15,876,900 as part of Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)’s Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities Program and Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program. As […]