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Biden’s Infrastructure Bill Aims to End Single-Family Zoning

With the introduction of his massive, $2.3 trillion “infrastructure” bill, President Biden’s campaign to end suburban single-family zoning has begun.

Bogus Fact Checks on Suburban Zoning Issue

When it comes to the issue of zoning and the suburbs, the media’s supposed fact-checkers are comprehensively wrong.

Your Suburb or Your Roads: Biden Will Do in One or the Other

One way or another, Biden’s unprecedented plan to use state road funding to compel the elimination of single-family zoning is going to harm Americans profoundly.

Suburbs Hold Key to 2020 Presidential Choice

The Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule is a play to force “economic integration” on America’s suburbs. But the way to diversify the suburbs is to make all Americans more prosperous, not to undertake a massive program in social engineering.

Biden and Dems Are Set to Abolish the Suburbs

Joe Biden and his party have embraced yet another dream of the radical Left: a federal takeover, transformation, and de facto urbanization of America’s suburbs. What’s more, Biden just might be able to pull off this “fundamental transformation.”

A Cost-of-Living Agenda

There’s room to pursue an agenda on the right that would tackle inflation in health care, housing, and higher education, and with time there could be some interest in it too. But on the left, it certainly looks like doubling down on the restriction of supply and the subsidization of demand is all we’re going to see at this point.

AFFH Has No Basis in the Fair Housing Act

President Obama’s Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing regulation is federal overreach on steroids, and deserves to be repealed and repudiated, not only on policy grounds but out of basic respect for the democratic process.

Judge Rejects Brief Defending Astorino’s Free Speech

An ongoing legal battle tells us a lot about the threats to free speech in this country right now, and about the Obama administration’s stunningly radical housing policies.

Federal Tyranny Gags GOP in Hillary’s Backyard

The Obama administration’s AFFH policy has morphed from “mere” massive regulatory overreach into a bald attempt to quash the freedom of speech of its political opponents.

How Obama Stole Dubuque

The city of Dubuque gives us one of our best and most frightening previews yet of how President Obama’s transformative new Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing regulation will work.