Survey Says House, Senate Candidates Support HTC
Ninety-eight percent of House of Representatives and U.S. Senate candidates who responded to a survey say they support the federal historic tax credit (HTC), according to Preservation Action, a national nonprofit advocacy organization. Preservation Action surveyed candidates in all 50 states and received nearly 150 responses. In addition to the support for the HTC, 99 percent of respondents said they support the Historic Preservation Fund and 96 percent said they support considering the impact of potential infrastructure legislation on historical resources. The broad-based support was across party lines.