Texas Week

Dec. 4, 2015 | Undoing housing policies that segregate

Season 5 Episode 543 | 26m 46s

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Nearly 70 years ago, President Richard Nixon squelched efforts by Housing and Urban Development Secretary George Romney to use a new law to promote desegregation of neighborhoods. Now HUD Secretary Julian Castro has initiated efforts to undo decades of federal policies that actually reinforced segregation. Hear Castro discuss efforts and challenges officials face.

Aired: 12/04/15 | Rating: NR

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