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For media inquiries, contact Dawn Raftery at dawnraftery@povertylaw.org. See our most recent press releases below.

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The United States is facing a lead crisis on a national scale — and it’s harming low-income children of color the most.

Nationwide Collection of State-Based Legal Advocacy Groups Stand with Immigrant Families and Communities

Race matters in the fight against poverty in this country.

While natural disasters do not discriminate, their long-term impact disproportionately falls on low-income communities of color.

Federal Civil Rights lawsuit challenges enforcement of local nuisance ordinance.

HUD and the EPA should do more to ensure tenants live in housing that does not harm their health.

Crime free rental housing and nuisance property ordinances often have very costly consequences for tenant families, landlords, and the whole community

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