NBC News: Taxpayers Financing Slumlords: Under Ben Carson, more families live in HUD housing that fails health and safety inspections

Number 28261
Subject Housing
Source NBC News
State
Year 2018
Publication Date November - December 2018
Summary In a three-month investigation, NBC News found that a growing number of families – more than 47,000 - were living in horrid conditions subsidized by taxpayers in properties regularly inspected by HUD; after we started asking questions, HUD announced an overhaul of its inspection system and said it is now planning to toughen inspections, which will impact millions of low-income American families.
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Keywords NBC News, housing, HUD, conditions, inspection, low-income, families, taxpayers
Related Links https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/under-ben-carson-more-families-live-in-hud-housing-that-fails-health-and-safety-inspections-1370866243950 ; https://www.nbcnews.com/dateline/video/hud-housing-conditions-worsening-under-ben-carson-1371754051591
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