Link Roundup

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee understands the need to stabilize his city’s middle class through housing. The Cleveland Fed says we need to change housing finance at the policy level, in order to slow speculative real estate transactions — hey Cleveland, we agree! Delegate Maggie McIntosh (D, District 43) says we shouldn’t reward landlords who […]

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Support House Bill 472/Senate Bill 873

Bill Information:  House Bill 472/Senate Bill 873 would establish a Lead Poisoning Compensation Fund, which would require Maryland rental property owners to pay into the fund.  The fees could range from $50 to $500 per unit.  The Fund would be required to cover property owners for claims arising from lead paint lawsuits. Why This Is […]

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Legislative Alert: MD House and Senate Bills Need Your Support!

From the Coalition to End Childhood Lead Poisoning: Lead Dust Testing and Lead Safe Demolition Bills are scheduled for hearings next week in the Maryland General Assembly as noted below.  We need your participation, advocacy, and support to get these Bills passed and to improve protections for families and children! 3/3/10 – 1:00 – HB912 […]

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