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  • To help New Yorkers understand the approval process for mortgages located by the Gowanus Canal, the Department of Housing and Urban Development has clarified its environmental review policy. More information on the process can be found here.
  • On April 29, 2010, the House of Representatives debated H.R. 2499, an act related to Puerto Rico's political status. Rep. Velázquez spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives regarding the legislation. To learn more about the issue and access the Congresswoman's floor statement, click here


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