Why won't Obama force banks to help?

Those that lost their homes in the Great Recession are still struggling to recover. We discuss which groups felt the bubble burst the most, and what can be done to help them.

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30 Issues Data: Visualizing Foreclosure

Monday, October 01, 2012

As part of the Brian Lehrer Show's 30 Issues in 30 Days series, the WNYC Data News team is designing interactive visualizations, tools and graphics to illuminate the data behind the issues. Join the full conversation on the lingering effects of the foreclosure crisis here.


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That's My Issue Open Phones: Home Ownership

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

A Brian Lehrer Show call-in for how the experience of buying and owning a house has shaped your politics - from zoning to taxes to government support and more.

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Did It Work? Foreclosure Modification

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Roben Farzad, a senior writer for Bloomberg Businessweek, continues a weekly series this month looking at Obama administration economic stimulus programs. This week: Helping Families Save Their Homes Act.

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