Under Trump Party Planner, HUD Abruptly Ends Obama's Battle Against Segregation in Westchester

Under Trump Party Planner, HUD Abruptly Ends Obama's Battle Against Segregation in Westchester, Henry Grabar, Slate, July 19, 2017, available here

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GOV. MALLOY VETOES LEGISLATION AIMED AT WEAKENING AFFORDABLE HOUSING STANDARDS

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 GOV. MALLOY VETOES LEGISLATION AIMED AT WEAKENING AFFORDABLE HOUSING STANDARDS

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he has vetoed legislation aimed at weakening affordable housing standards in the state, saying that the guidelines are necessary for spurring the creation of affordable homes in communities with good schools, jobs, transit access, and vital services.  At a time when the number of affordable housing units in the state has grown larger during the past several years than it has over the last several decades, state laws should be encouraging this continued growth, not moving in the opposite direction, he explained.

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Program to Spur Low-Income Housing Is Keeping Cities Segregated

Program to Spur Low-Income Housing Is Keeping Cities Segregated, John Eligon, Yamiche Alcindor and Agustin Armendariz, July 2, 2017, New York Times, available here

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It’s Time to Retire This Scapegoat for Segregation

It’s Time to Retire This Scapegoat for Segregation, Chrishelle Palay, Next City, May 31, 2017, available here

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Leaving Segregated Neighborhoods Lowers Blacks' Blood Pressure

Leaving Segregated Neighborhoods Lowers Blacks' Blood Pressure, NPR, May 15, 2017, available here

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Section 8 Vouchers Help The Poor - But Only If Housing Is Available

Section 8 Vouchers Help The Poor - But Only If Housing Is Available, Laura Sullivan, NPR, May 10, 2017, available here

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Whites and blacks in Chicago are living in two totally different cities

Whites and blacks in Chicago are living in two totally different cities, Emily Badger, Washington Post, May 9, 2017, available here

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A 'Forgotten History' Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America

A 'Forgotten History' Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America, Terry Gross, NPR, May 3, 2017, available here

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Everyone Pays A Hefty Price for Segregation, Study Says

Everyone Pays A Hefty Price for Segregation, Study Says, Nick Chiles, NPR Code Switch, March 31, 2017, available here

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Conversations Aren't Enough

Conversations Aren't Enough, Teaching Tolerance, Spring 2017, available here.

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