28 million people are about to be evicted. Should landlords cancel rent?
As COVID-19 cases surge again in parts of the country, 19 million Americans are currently unemployed.
28 million are in danger of losing their homes.
Meanwhile, in March and June, the combined wealth of America’s 614 billionaires increased by $500 billion dollars.
As more as more people lose their jobs and health insurance, economic inequality can become deadly—so how do we stop it?
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Stream 28 million people are about to be evicted.
Should landlords cancel rent?
Gov. Murphy Says 45% Of People Called By NJ COVID-19 Contact Tracers Not ComplyingMurphy also announced a program to cover rent for some New Jersey tenants through the $25 million Small Landlord Emergency Grant program.
End of eviction bans could worsen COVID spreadAs eviction bans expire, as many as 28 million people could be forced from their homes, according to one estimate. And that could spell trouble when it comes to containing the coronavirus. Lisa..