Housing Affordability is Becoming a Political Flashpoint

Axios, May 17, 2023–Caitlin Owens
Debates around housing are watched especially closely by suburban voters, a segment of the population likely to determine the outcome of the 2024 elections. “It has become a more important economic issue, which is forcing more policymakers and politicians to come up with a position on [it],” said Jim Parrott, a nonresident fellow at the Urban Institute.