Farm Bill; Housing

Farm Bill; Housing

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With the news of the President's multi-billion dollar Farm Bill two local non-profits are praising President Obama for what will prove to be a promising future. Housing America and Comite de Bienestar, both of which provide assistance to low income families in the pursuit of home-ownership. The biggest change in the Farm Bill is the Population Limit which has been raised from twenty five thousand to thirty thousand allowing for both agencies to qualify for low interest loans through the Department of Agriculture. The new limit will allow both agencies to qualify up until the next Census marked for 2020.