President Barack Obama’s budget will cut hundreds of millions of dollars from Native American housing. Advocates in Washington are hoping to restore that money. Transcript: Since 1996, the Indian Housing Block Grant allocates money to tribes for affordable housing. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development gives out the money.
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