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1. Principal Reductions in Mortgage Workouts are Essential to Reducing the Discriminatory Impact of Foreclosures

(Web Page; Fri May 02 10:12:00 CDT 2014)

“Preserving an affordable home, in a stable neighborhood, for all Americans”—this phrase summarizes three key aspects of housing opportunity and the realization of the American dream. The foreclosure crisis and the res...

Description: “Preserving an affordable home, in a stable neighborhood, for all Americans”—this phrase summarizes three key aspects of housing opportunity and the realization of the American dream. The foreclosure crisis and the resulting recession, however, have undercut every aspect of this vision.

2. US Supreme Court Upholds Disparate Impact Standard under the Fair Housing Act

(Web Page; Wed Jul 01 09:33:00 CDT 2015)

One of the more notable, though less noted decisions coming out of the U.S. Supreme Court in the past week was its ruling on June 25, 2015, to uphold the long-standing tenet that the Fair Housing Act prohibits policies that have a disc...

Description: This decision is a tremendous victory not only for communities in Dallas, but for all of us. Equal opportunity and freedom from discrimination benefits everyone.

3. New report highlights impact of hunger on seniors

(Web Page; Tue Oct 01 08:47:00 CDT 2013)

Two weeks ago, the National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) released an important new report, State of Senior Hunger in America in 2011, examining the insidious growth in senior hunger over the past decade. Its findings inclu...

Description: The National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) has released an important new report, State of Senior Hunger in America in 2011, examining the insidious growth in senior hunger over the past decade.