No "Road Home" for Renters

NO “ROAD HOME” FOR RENTERS
Gov. Blanco Is Violating the Human Right to Housing

Access to housing is a basic human right that is recognized by the U.S. government and international laws. However, Governor Blanco has designed a disaster recovery program that doesn’t give a single dollar directly to any displaced renters.

Before Katrina: 60% of New Orleanians were renters
After Katrina: Rent for private apartments in the New Orleans area is up nearly 80 %

HELPLING LANDLORDS, NOT RENTERS: Governor Blanco has obtained $10.4 billion of federal funds for the R