U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration on Aging

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: HUD unveils LGBT equal access

In a powerful speech on Saturday, Jan. 28, Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan made history when he unveiled HUD’s LGBT Equal Access policy—a new rule that will protect more than 5.5 million people across the country from discrimination in public housing and Federal Housing Administration (FHA)-insured mortgages.