RESULTS advocates for policies that increase access to affordable rental housing, support homeownership, and tackle the racial wealth divide in the U.S.
On a day when more than a dozen Washington experts were there to testify, the person this member of Congress was thinking about was back in Omaha – his constituent Fran, a long-time RESULTS advocate.
On a cold, wet weekend in February, 51 young REAL Change Fellows and alumni hailing from 24 states gathered together for the REAL Change Policy Summit. This RESULTS fellowship program provides training and community for advocates between ages 18-30. This year’s class had landed in Washington, DC for three days of learning, organizing, and advocacy.
With 43 million people in the United States living below the poverty line, members of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival came to Washington so that members of Congress and staff could hear directly from those currently experiencing poverty.
Racial wealth inequality today has roots dating back to slavery and is manifested in everything from disparities in education access, entrepreneurship and even health outcomes. While there are many ideas about what it will take to close the racial wealth gap, it is generally unclear which ideas would effectively eliminate the racial wealth divide.
Today the administration announced that it is moving forward with a rule proposed last fall that will force immigrants to risk food, health care, and housing assistance in order to stay in the U.S.
Increase access to affordable rental housing
Support policies that increase access to housing and reduce the racial wealth divide
Build support for housing and tax policies by meeting with lawmakers face-to-face during the August congressional recess (Word version)
Guest Speaker: Dr. Hahrie Han
June 2019 Webinar Recording with Audio Transcript
June 2019 Webinar Slides (PDF)
June 2019 Webinar Slides (PPT)
Organize people in your community to write letters on affordable housing to be hand-delivered in upcoming lobby meetings.
Find all the resources, forms, and info you need for the 2019 RESULTS International Conference here.
Guest Speaker: Joey Lindstrom, National Low-Income Housing Coalition
May 2019 Webinar Recording with Audio Transcript
May 2019 Webinar Slides (PDF)
May 2019 Webinar Slides (PPT)
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