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Solve the Housing Crisis by Guaranteeing Homes for All, New Campaign Demands

Last week, the Chicago-based advocacy group People’s Action released a policy platform called Homes Guarantee, which, if it were enacted, would transform the way housing is provided in the United States. […] Peter Gowan, a policy associate at the Democracy Collaborative and co-author of the Homes Guarantee plan, says he was introduced to Tara Raghuveer and other organizers during the briefing with representatives Pressley and Garcia earlier this year. Gowan had already co-authored a paper called “Social Housing in the United States,” which called for 10 million social housing units to be built in the U.S.

Publication date: 2019-09-11
Parent publication: Next City
Publication URL: https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/solve-the-housing-crisis-by-guaranteeing-homes-for-all-new-campaign-demands

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