- Created: Monday, 08 January 2018 12:23
- Written by Laura Proescholdt
On Thursday, November 16, Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN) publicly acknowledged former Minnesota Housing Partnership (MHP) Executive Director Chip Halbach's retirement, highlighting Chip's leadership and his lasting contributions to affordable housing in Minnesota and across the nation. Ellison's remarks have now been published in the Congressional Record, with an excerpt below. Read Ellison's full remarks here.
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to commemorate Chip Halbach's retirement in September of 2017 after 30 years of service with the Minnesota Housing Partnership. Chip has long been an advocate for affordable housing for Minnesota residents. In 1987, Chip founded Minneapolis Housing Partnership (MHP). MHP convenes, guides, and supports a diversity of partners working to improve conditions of home and community. [...]