HUD to Reinstate Obama-Era Fair Housing Rule Gutted Under Trump–Minus the ‘Burdensome’ Reporting Requirements

Washington Post, June 9, 2021–Tracy Jan
Nearly a year after the Trump administration replaced an Obama-era fair housing rule that critics decried as “burdensome” and that Donald Trump alleged would “abolish” suburbs, President Biden’s housing department is restoring the requirement that communities take steps to reduce racial segregation or risk losing federal funds.