TODAY: Congresswoman Maxine Waters to Keynote Housing Event at USC with Former HUD Secretary Henry Cisneros

Nov 04, 2013, 10:00 ET from Bipartisan Policy Center

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) Housing Commission will host Representative Maxine Waters, ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee, at the University of Southern California (USC) for a conversation on the need for robust housing policy reform today beginning at 9:00AM PST/12:00PM EST.

Watch the live webcast here.

Henry Cisneros, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and co-chair of the BPC Housing Commission, will make opening remarks. National Journal Editorial Director Ronald Brownstein will moderate the keynote.

View the full event agenda here.

The public forum will cover future demographic trends impacting housing markets, efforts to link housing and healthcare to serve the most vulnerable populations, access to credit for perspective homebuyers, and efforts to incentivize the adoption of energy efficiency measures in housing. This event is the ninth regional public forum hosted by the BPC Housing Commission after the release of its report, Housing America's Future: New Directions for National Policy, earlier this year.


Ranking Member Maxine Waters (D-CA-43)

Secretary Henry Cisneros
Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Former Mayor of San Antonio
Co-chair, BPC Housing Commission

Ronald Brownstein
Editorial Director, National Journal

Raphael Bostic
Judith and John Bedrosian Chair in Governance and the Public Enterprise
Sol Price School of Public Policy
University of South California
Former Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

View the full event agenda here.


Housing America's Future—New Directions for National Policy


Monday, November 4, 2013
9:00AM-3:30PM PST


University of Southern California
Davidson Continuing Education Center
Embassy Room
3415 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90089

SOURCE Bipartisan Policy Center