Let's tackle the housing crisis

December 6, 2019

Housing is a fundamental human right—period. 

The federal government has neglected that right and sat on the sidelines while generational discrimination, underinvestment, and pernicious redlining has plagued American cities for decades. Solving our housing crisis can address a multitude of other issues our nation faces, like the climate crisis, health care, and income inequality, to name a few. 

Today, I spoke on the House floor alongside colleagues that have committed to tackling this issue head on with me, Representatives Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and members of the Congressional Progressive CaucusIf you're interested in watching a clip, click the image below.