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Rebecca Sheir

Rebecca Sheir appears in the following:

Red Tape Ties Up Purchases Of D.C. Affordable Housing

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Nearly 1 in 5 Washington, D.C., residents live at or below the poverty line, but affordable-housing developers are having trouble selling units.

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Teacher Seeks Exoneration From McCarthy-Era Conviction

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Miriam Moskowitz was convicted of conspiracy during the Red Scare. Now the 98-year-old wants to clear her name — and warn others of what happens when fear fuels persecution.

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Bureaucratic Hoops Make D.C. Affordable Housing Units Hard To Sell

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

This problem exists nationwide, but in the nation's capital, there are more requirements and restrictions. For example, D.C. limits the maximum resale price and makes homeowners wait before they sell.

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No Clear Answers On Cause Of Commercial Jet Crash

Sunday, July 07, 2013

NPR's Laura Sydell has the latest on the plane that crash landed on Saturday at San Francisco International Airport. Two people were killed and investigators have not yet reported on the cause of the crash.

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