Fair Housing Act News
Steve Mnuchin's Controversial History With the Foreclosure Crisis
Critics are gearing up for a confirmation fight today over Steven Mnuchin -- Donald Trump ’s pick for treasury secretary -- who previously ran a bank that has faced criticism over its foreclosure record. Mnuchin, a Goldman Sachs veteran and former Hollywood producer, and a group of investors bought
NAACP President Sherrilyn Ifill Talks Sen. Sessions and Civil Rights
ABC News' Arlette Saenz chats with the NAACP president about her stance on responses by Sen. Jeff Sessions during his confirmation hearing.
A Look Back at the Discrimination Suit Dogging Donald Trump
As Donald Trump makes repeated appeals to black voters in his bid for the White House, one lawsuit has become fodder for Hillary Clinton ’s attacks against him. Back in 1973, five years after he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, Trump was deeply involved in the family’s New York City
Donald Trump: In 4 Years, I'll 'Get Over 95 Percent' of Black Vote
Doubling down on appeals to black voters that have become a mainstay of his stump speech this week, Donald Trump made a bold prediction about his ability to attract the support of the African-American community if he gets the chance to run for reelection in 2020. "At the end of four years, I
Landlord Plans to Refuse Renting to Donald Trump Supporters
"The View" co-hosts discuss one landlord's mission to block voters of the GOP front-runner from renting a home from him.
OTL: NBA lax in Sterling oversight
LOS ANGELES -- As disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling remained holed up in his Beverly Hills mansion in recent weeks while pledging to keep fighting for his team, the NBA's newly hired unit of high-powered investigators and lawyers worked feverishly to solidify his ouster. The strategic
Donald Sterling's 2002 Battle With an Ex- Mistress Has Similarities to Today
Drama surrounding Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and his family often involves a volatile combination of pretty women, allegations of racism and lots of money. The embattled basketball owner was fined $2.5 million and banned for life from the NBA on Tuesday for allegedly spewing a
President Obama Celebrates Civil Rights Law
The president says that "we are in a position to take the baton" that LBJ handed to us.
Gay Couples Face Rental Discrimination, Study Finds
Same-sex couples face greater discrimination when looking for a place to rent than do heterosexual couples, a new federal study finds. " An Estimate of Housing Discrimination Against Same-Sex Couples, " released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), is the first analysis of
Mentally Disabled Couple's Legal Battle Ends with New Home
Couple Beset by Legal Troubles and Care Facilities That Refused Their Wishes