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Housing assistance for Native Americans
Housing assistance for Native Americans
Lawmakers cut $50 million from the fund that provides housing assistance to Native Americans, bringing the budget for those programs down to $650 million.

A Senate Democrat staffer on the appropriations committee noted the funding was actually $70 million above what Obama requested.

A spokeswoman for the program said the agency could not comment on the cuts, as they were still under discussion.

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Last updated April 15 2011: 7:23 AM ET
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