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Unlike large, private funders, many smaller, public foundations have historically included community members, former grantees, and individual donors in their decision making processes.
The American Families Plan includes a historic investment in young children and public education that aims for universal preschool and broad access, especially for children of color and children from families with low incomes. But truly universal preschool may require an even larger investment.
Building costs can counteract the expected affordability improvements that arise from more new small homes being completed and sold.
A better option is to require servicers to evaluate borrowers for all loss mitigation for which they are eligible.
The Supreme Court’s ruling opens the door to increased use of this extremely harsh sentence, which disproportionately punishes Black children.
Senior renters will need more affordable, senior-friendly housing in the next two decades.
Before the pandemic community colleges had been increasingly embracing distance education because of its flexibility and accessibility. New research shows the pandemic may have accelerated this trend.
Removing barriers could support the healthy development and well-being of millions of American children.
Federal leadership and broader public awareness of the discrimination faced by Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders can help move us closer to the promise of the Fair Housing Act.

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