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Matthew Desmond Digs into 'Eviction' at Warnors Theatre

New York Times best-selling author Matthew Desmond will talk about the impact of eviction on the lives of low-income families and its role in racial and economic inequality at Fresno's Warnors Theatre on Thursday night. Listen to this article:   Desmond's most acclaimed book is "Evicted: Poverty and Profit in...

Lawmakers Tackle a Severe Housing Shortage for Renters Who Have Federal Vouchers

By Manuela Tobias, The Fresno Bee and Jackie Botts, CalMatters As California struggles with a crisis in affordable housing, state lawmakers are trying to improve a severe shortage of housing available to renters who have federal Section 8 vouchers. The vouchers allow tenants to pay only 30% of their income...