WASHINGTON - Word around town is that HUD Secretary Henry G. Cisneros and House Banking Committee Chairman Henry B. Gonzalez don't like each other.

In a city with more than the usual number of egos, the idea of two politicians not seeing eye to eye is surely not considered bizarre. This apparent rift, however, is raising eyebrows among housing lobbyists because it could mean trouble for a wide range of housing initiatives that President Clinton may want to send to Congress during the next three years.

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