- Created: Friday, 28 June 2019 13:35
- Written by Laura Proescholdt
In May, the Office of Management and Budget published a request for comments on the way in which the federal government measures inflation. This week, MHP submitted comments strongly opposing OMB Directive No. 14: "Consumer Inflation Measures Produced by Federal Statistical Agencies." Directive No. 14 would reduce the number of families eligible for programs such as the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) — programs essential to helping families afford their homes. Read our full comment letter below.