WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, released the following readout after he met with Adrianne Todman, nominee to be Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD):

“Adrianne Todman’s entire career has been about creating and preserving affordable housing. As Deputy Secretary of HUD, she will work to help build back better by addressing the coronavirus pandemic and expanding equitable access to affordable housing in all communities,” said Brown. “During my meeting with her, we discussed HUD’s plan to reverse the harmful policies of the Trump Administration, invest in affordable and public housing, and expand access to homeownership. I am confident in Ms. Todman’s leadership and vision for HUD and will urge my colleagues to support her nomination.”