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Given the breadth of support for land-use regulations, any efforts to reform them and increase housing supply must also be broad.
Detroit will return to growth for the first time in decades, but this growth presents new housing challenges.
Austin's Foundation Communities launched free, on-site health programming with the help of a variety of partner health organizations.
Proposed for elimination, the Community Development Block Grant has been a major source of flexible funds aimed at helping low-income people.
Political rhetoric on the Great Lakes has portrayed the region as a victim of global forces, but the region’s recovery depends on investments in its strengths.
The unrest that shook Baltimore following the 2015 death of Freddie Gray was closely linked to the city's legacy of racial inequality.
A proposed bill to protect local decisionmaking could end up limiting access to federal data used by local governments to make informed decisions.
In findings released today, the Urban Institute examines the cost of residents’ financial insecurity to city budgets in 10 American cities.

The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

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The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

How will transformative policy changes affect millions of American families?

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

How Can We Reduce Poverty and Increase Opportunity?

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How Can We Reduce Poverty and Increase Opportunity?

More than 48 million Americans, including one in six children, live in poverty. How can we do better?

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