Sarah Edelman

Policy Advocate (NATIONAL)

Sarah Edelman

Policy analyst on the housing finance and policy team at the Center for American Progress.
Tags: Housing: Foreclosure, Housing: Homelessness, Housing: Landlord-Tenant

Jonathan Lippman: A Crusader for the Poor and Drug-Addicted

Feature (NATIONAL, New York)

Jonathan Lippman: A Crusader for the Poor and Drug-Addicted

September 1, 2014 | Liz Farmer | Governing , e.Republic
New York's top judge is the brain behind many ideas that have upended the court system nationwide including legal aid for the poor, drug courts and foreclosure protections.
Tags: Benefits of Legal Aid | Consumer Protection | Courts | Delivery Systems | Housing: Foreclosure | Housing: Landlord-Tenant | Pro Bono | Unbundling

First Katrina, Now Sandy: Three Mistakes We Keep Making After Natural Disasters

Blog Post (Mississippi, NATIONAL, New Jersey)

First Katrina, Now Sandy: Three Mistakes We Keep Making After Natural Disasters

May 23, 2014 | Martha Bergmark | Huffington Post
As a Mississippi native, civil legal aid lawyer and a veteran of Hurricane Katrina, I'm all too familiar with our mistakes during disaster recovery.
Tags: Consumer Protection | Disaster Recovery | Housing: Foreclosure | Housing: Landlord-Tenant | Hurricane Katrina | Pro Bono

Mireya Navarro

Journalist (California, Florida, New York, Puerto Rico)

Mireya Navarro

Metropolitan news writer with the New York Times covering housing in the New York City region. Previously based in Los Angeles and Maimi. Born in Puerto Rico.
Tags: Housing: Foreclosure, Housing: Landlord-Tenant