Nonprofit Says HUD Lied About Loan Policy For Dreamers

By Lauren Berg (June 5, 2020, 9:17 PM EDT) -- Democracy Forward called Friday for an investigation into the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development after records allegedly revealed the agency lied about implementing a policy to deny DACA recipients federally backed housing loans, as the country awaits the fate of the immigration program.

In a 19-page letter to HUD Inspector General Rae Oliver Davis, the nonprofit advocacy group asked for an investigation into whether the department violated federal law by imposing a secret policy to deny loans through the Federal Housing Administration mortgage insurance program to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients.

"This policy change violated basic requirements as...

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