Barack Obama and Joe Biden's Campaign Promise

Urban Policy

Strengthen Federal Commitment to our Cities

Fully Fund the Community Development Block Grant:

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    In the long run, regions are only as strong as their people and neighborhoods. The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is an important program that provides housing and creating jobs primarily for low- and moderate-income people and places. Barack Obama has fought against Bush Administration cuts to the CDBG program and, as president, he will restore funding for the CDBG program.