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Vouchers: A Way to Provide Better Housing for America's Poor

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Publication Date: May 1987

Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Kenneth J. Beirne

Topic: Social conditions (Housing)

Keywords: Society

Type: Report


A full voucher program would be an historic change in America’s low-income housingbolicy. It would mean a shift from a policy of subsidizing expensive construction to one of helping families to become powerful consumers in the existing and adequate rental market. That change of direction is long overdue.