Surprise! The Federal Government Spends More On Housing Assistance For The Rich Than Housing Assistance For The Poor.
Matt Tinoco |
Kevin Drum – Mother Jones
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:57:41 +0000
In 2015, the federal government spent about $71 billion on the Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) tax credit, more than twice the $29.9 billion it spent on the Section 8 subsidized rental voucher program, according to a report released Wednesday by Apartment List, a rental listing and policy organization. Section 8 and the Mortgage Interest Deduction […]