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Sign the petition: We can fix America’s housing crisis

The Fresno County Democratic Central Committee has not endorsed any candidate in this race.

 
Warren for President

Housing isn’t just the number one cost for most families. It affects the jobs we can get, the schools our kids can go to, and the kind of communities we can live in.

So if our government gets housing policy wrong, it hurts millions of families. And it has.

For decades, Washington has cut investments in housing for middle-class and lower-income Americans — even when rents shot up and up.

And decades of outright discrimination by the federal government denied Black families the same kinds of homeownership opportunities available to white families. Since housing is how so many families build up wealth over time, that’s a part of why there’s such a wide racial wealth gap.

We’ve got to get this right.

So this week, I’ve reintroduced my American Housing and Economic Mobility Act to bring down rents by 10% across America, create 1.5 million new jobs, and take the first steps to address the racial wealth gap — all without adding a dime to the deficit.

Add your name to become a citizen-cosponsor today, and join the fight to pass this bill.

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