Marketplace Logo Donate

Daily business news and economic stories from Marketplace

Trump administration proposes new housing discrimination standard

A house for sale in San Rafael, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Subscribe to our Newsletters

The Trump administration is proposing a change that would set a higher bar to file civil rights lawsuits in cases of housing discrimination. Developers and governments can be held liable if a policy has even an unintentional discriminatory effect. The administration and civil rights groups are at odds over how much it takes to prove that discrimination.

Click the audio player above to hear the full story.

What's Next

Latest Episodes From Our Shows

Listen
7:18 AM PDT
7:39
Listen
2:30 AM PDT
10:44
Listen
Jul 1, 2022
1:50
Listen
Jul 1, 2022
20:04
Listen
Jul 1, 2022
27:05
Listen
Jun 30, 2022
31:02
Listen
Jun 28, 2022
26:17
Exit mobile version