Coalition Letter to HUD Secretary Carson Opposing Petition to Repeal the HUD Equal Access Rule

This August 10, 2017 coalition letter, signed by the ACLU, urges Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Ben Carson to reject any proposal to repeal or weaken the fundamental guarantee of fairness established by HUD’s Equal Access Rule. The Equal Access Rule is critical to protecting Americans—including women, survivors of domestic and sexual violence, youth and adults experiencing homelessness, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans—from unfair and harmful discrimination in HUD-funded programs.

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