“About 10 million people, over a period of years, were displaced from their homes following the foreclosure crisis in 2008”
“up to 11o million renters ( individuals + family members) could be homeless by the end of September!”
September’s housing crises quickly explodes into November’s voter suppression crises.
Will those newly homeless be eligible to vote ?
GOP PLAN Every evicted person may face challenges to their voting status since they will no longer be living at the address on the Voter File.
They can use the lost revenue as tax write offs. They may make more money with an empty unit.
The current wave of foreclosures will further concentrate residential real estate in the hands of corporations. The trend is toward more rent slavery, as first-time home ownership is ever further out of reach, and people work 2 jobs just to pay rent.
But the GOP simply cannot force themselves to help people. As the Republicans sit on the Heroes Act In Congress.
We’re looking at 20 million to 28 million people in this moment, between now and September, facing eviction.”https://www.cnbc.com/2020/07/10/looming-evictions-may-soon-make-28-million-homeless-expert-says.html
28 Million Americans are at risk of eviction this summer
Simple math even oligarchs understand. More homeless still leaves all the billionaires rich and the US as the wealthiest country in the world. The same is also true if we ended homelessness, had medicare for all and free college.
Catholic Church got at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer funds
The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid, with many millions going to dioceses that have paid huge settlements or sought bankruptcy protection because of clergy sexual abuse cover-ups.
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“He believed in a limited role for government and worried that excessive federal intervention posed a threat to capitalism and individualism.”