Sarah Edelman is the Director of Housing Policy at the Center for American Progress.
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Friday, June 30, 2017
How the US Can Prevent a Fire Like Grenfell Tower
At least 80 people are missing and presumed dead after a devastating fire in Grenfell Tower , a high-rise apartment building in London. It’s the deadliest fire in Britain in more than a century. This fire is, unequivocally, a tragedy—particularly because it was so preventable. Investigators say the...
Monday, December 05, 2016
6 Reasons Why HUD Deserves a Leader Who Is Actually Qualified for the Job
Earlier this month, when rumors of erstwhile presidential candidate Ben Carson’s role in a future Trump administration started flying, Carson made it clear that he wasn’t interested in an agency appointment. In the words of his business manager , “Dr. Carson feels he has no government experience,...