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HUD Secretary Julián Castro at The LBJ School: #HUDat50 #LBJHUD50

September 10, 2015cfrp, events, osborne

The LBJ School of Public Affairs was honored to host HUD Secretary Julián Castro yesterday as he commemorated (to the day) the 50th Anniversary of the creation of HUD by President Johnson. CFRP Director Cynthia Osborne met Secretary Castro after his inspirational address, and our own Graduate Research Assistant Jose Vazquez (red and blue shirt) was [...]

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