Congress should continue loan forgiveness for public-service employees

Op-Ed (Tennessee)

Congress should continue loan forgiveness for public-service employees

April 19, 2018 | Kirsten Jacobson | Tennessean, The
As someone who has experienced the opportunity and positive impact the PSLF program creates first-hand, I can tell you eliminating the program would hurt the most vulnerable Tennesseans. We should work to expand access to public service professions, not restrict it.
Tags: Public Service Loan Forgiveness

In 83 Million Eviction Records, a Sweeping and Intimate New Look at Housing in America

News Story (NATIONAL, Virginia)

In 83 Million Eviction Records, a Sweeping and Intimate New Look at Housing in America

April 7, 2018 | Emily Badger , Quoctrung Bui | New York Times (NYT)
Mr. Desmond’s team found records for nearly 900,000 eviction judgments in 2016, meaning landlords were given the legal right to remove at least one in 50 renter households in the communities covered by this data.
Tags: Housing: Eviction