November 1, 2016

NONPROFIT QUARTERLY SPENCER WELLS October 27, 2016 Even as some senators put more emphasis on housing choice vouchers (HCV) and recognize the social value of mobility, state governments are raising roadblocks to Source of Income (SOI) protections for HCV households. In response to local initiatives to expand discrimination protections (and …

June 7, 2016

Urban Planning June 6, 2016 by David Kroman Someday, groups like the Rental Housing Association of Washington (RHWA) may sue the city over what is known as the “Carl Haglund law,” which forbids landlords from raising rents until they bring their properties up to standards. There are arguments that these restrictions …

May 2, 2016

Lawrence Journal-World April 30, 2016 by Peter Hancock The Kansas House passed a bill Saturday that takes away the authority of local governments to enact a host of laws or programs that many Republicans consider interference with free market economics. Senate Bill 366 is a conference committee bill that includes provisions of …