H.R. 898, Credit Scoring Competition Act, a bipartisan bill that would allow Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to consider alternative credit-scoring models beyond the FICO credit score they currently use. The bill would help more people who pay their bills on time to qualify for a mortgage.
H.R. 4525, Living Shorelines Act, a bill that directs the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make grants to States and local governments and nongovernmental organizations for purposes of carrying out shoreline stabilization projects utilizing natural materials.
H.R. 5045, STOP Homelessness Act, a bill that amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow taxpayers to designate overpayments of tax as contributions and to make additional contributions to a Housing and Urban Development fund, to be known as the Stop Homelessness Fund.