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The Realities of Inequity: The Housing Crisis in our Region

March 26, 2021

Did you know that in Maryland, someone would have to work 2 ½ full-time, minimum-wage jobs to be able to afford a two-bedroom apartment? Even before COVID struck, soaring rents combined with stagnant wages put decent, affordable housing out of reach for hundreds of thousands in our state. Now, many more will face eviction due to record levels of unemployment and reduced hours as a result of the pandemic.

Watch this panel discussions examining the barriers that prevent hardworking people in our region from getting ahead—or even just making ends meet.

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