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Protesters Fight Against Illegal Evictions, Want Pritzker To Do More To Protect Tenants

Protesters Fight Against Illegal Evictions, Want Pritzker To Do More To Protect Tenants

The group said it wants atlas to uphold the "housing solidarity pledge" it signed with Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot vacating evictions filed during the pandemi [...] Read full article: Protesters Fight Against Illegal Evictio...→

Protesters Fight Against Illegal Evictions, Want Pritzker To Do More To Protect Tenants

Protesters Fight Against Illegal Evictions, Want Pritzker To Do More To Protect Tenants

The group said it wants atlas to uphold the "housing solidarity pledge" it signed with Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot vacating evictions filed during the pandemi [...] Read full article: Protesters Fight Against Illegal Evictio...→

Texas Landlords Are Filing Hundreds of Illegal Evictions

As COVID-19 cases skyrocket in Texas, tenants may be removed from their homes, despite CARES Act protections that guarantee shelter. Read full article: Texas Landlords Are Filing Hundreds of I...→

NYCHA development tenants fight to get community garden back

NYCHA development tenants fight to get community garden back

A community garden on the Upper West Side has been closed for more than a year and New York City Housing Authority tenants are fighting to get it reopened. Read full article: NYCHA development tenants fight to get c...→

This man sheltered dozens of protesters in his Washington, DC, home to protect them from arrest

This man sheltered dozens of protesters in his Washington, DC, home to protect them from arrest

(CNN) — Dozens of protesters spent the night in a stranger’s Washington, DC, home after he opened his door to protect them from being arrested... Read full article: This man sheltered dozens of protesters ...→

IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Trump Removed Protesters from Near White House for a 'Moment'

IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Trump Removed Protesters from Near White House for a 'Moment'

Monday on CNN, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) said President Donald Trump "created an incendiary moment" by using tear gas on protesters so he could visit [...] Read full article: IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Tr...→

Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions for Florida tenants through July 1

Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions for Florida tenants through July 1

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- As many Floridians feared getting kicked out of their homes, Governor Ron DeSantis extended his suspension on evictions.... Originally set [...] Read full article: Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions ...→

Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In Dallas Confronted Protesters With Machete To 'Allegedly Protect His Neighborhood'

Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In Dallas Confronted Protesters With Machete To 'Allegedly Protect His Neighborhood'

A graphic video of a man being assaulted by a group of people in the Victory Park area of Dallas has garnered millions of views as it happened during an evenin [...] Read full article: Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In...→

Proposed Bill to Halt Commercial Evictions, Allow Tenants to Break Leases, Moves Forward in State Senate - LA Weekly

Senate Bill 939 would freeze commercial evictions for non-publicly traded companies and allow some businesses to renegotiate rent or even terminate leases. Read full article: Proposed Bill to Halt Commercial Evictio...→

Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex assault claim, says armed protesters engaged in illegal activity

Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex assault claim, says armed protesters engaged in illegal activity

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told "The View" on Wednesday that the armed protesters in her state were threatening people's lives and therefore not engaging i [...] Read full article: Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex a...→

Lightfoot, Pritzker bring their own styles to COVID fight

While both back staying home until the pandemic eases, the first-term mayor and governor emphasize different ways to achieve that goal. Read full article: Lightfoot, Pritzker bring their own styl...→

Pritzker vs. Trump redux as fight over federal COVID aid deepens

After the president singles out Illinois, the governor suggests Trump focus on his own budget woes instead of attacking "Democrat run" Illinois for being "poor [...] Read full article: Pritzker vs. Trump redux as fight over f...→

Landlords continue to kick tenants out despite Gov. DeSantis' order to suspend evictions

Landlords continue to kick tenants out despite Gov. DeSantis' order to suspend evictions

The governor suspended all residential evictions across Florida after the financial fallout from the pandemic, but that order hasn’t stopped some landlords fro [...] Read full article: Landlords continue to kick tenants out d...→

Pritzker turning optimistic in COVID fight

After weeks of dire warnings, the governor and his health chief see signs of progress. Read full article: Pritzker turning optimistic in COVID fig...→

Protesters call on MN leaders to release prisoners, ICE detainees to protect them against COVID-19

Protesters call on MN leaders to release prisoners, ICE detainees to protect them against COVID-19

A coalition of activists is organizing a car sit-in outside Gov. Tim Walz’s residence Friday afternoon in an effort to call attention to their demands that sta [...] Read full article: Protesters call on MN leaders to release...→

Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning sign of a national evictions explosion to come

Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning sign of a national evictions explosion to come

Federal assistance and tax breaks should be leveraged to encourage landlords and tenants to reach an accommodation. Read full article: Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning...→

Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on evictions, but some tenants may be out sooner than others

Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on evictions, but some tenants may be out sooner than others

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the statewide suspensions on evictions until July, but I-Team Reporter Jackie Callaway uncovered how courts handle eviction [...] Read full article: Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on e...→

Obama 'heartened' to see police march alongside protesters, says 'vast majority' want to protect and serve

Obama 'heartened' to see police march alongside protesters, says 'vast majority' want to protect and serve

Former President Barack Obama said Wednesday he was "heartened" to see law enforcement marching alongside protesters and showing restraint, adding that a "vast [...] Read full article: Obama 'heartened' to see police march al...→

Joining crowds of Denver protesters brings risk of COVID-19 exposure. Here’s how to protect yourself — and when to get tested.

Joining crowds of Denver protesters brings risk of COVID-19 exposure. Here’s how to protect yourself — and when to get tested.

While the demonstrations have taken place outside, large crowds have gathered and authorities have deployed tear gas and fired pepper balls — all of which has [...] Read full article: Joining crowds of Denver protesters brin...→

Trump vows to mobilize federal resources to ‘end’ riots: ‘I will fight to protect you’

Trump vows to mobilize federal resources to ‘end’ riots: ‘I will fight to protect you’

President Trump said during a statement in the Rose Garden on Monday that he is “taking immediate action” and “mobilizing all available federal resources” to s [...] Read full article: Trump vows to mobilize federal resources...→

Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Human Barricade to Protect White House Police

Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Human Barricade to Protect White House Police

As protesters across the United States express their anger over the death of George Floyd, in many cases devolving into rioting and looting, protesters in Wash [...] Read full article: Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Hu...→

Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $1200 Payments, Released From Detention

Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $1200 Payments, Released From Detention

Democrats in Congress and throughout state governments want to lend a helping hand to illegal immigrants during the coronavirus pandemic by releasing them from [...] Read full article: Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $12...→

GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight Left's Vote-by-Mail Scheme

GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight Left's Vote-by-Mail Scheme

The RNC launched a digital platform called "Protect the Vote" as a response to the left's attempts to push universal mail-in voting. Read full article: GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight...→

Michigan protesters storm state Capitol in fight over coronavirus rules: 'Men with rifles yelling at us'

Michigan protesters storm state Capitol in fight over coronavirus rules: 'Men with rifles yelling at us'

Dozens of protesters, some of whom were armed, gathered Thursday inside Michigan's Capitol building to voice their opposition to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-a [...] Read full article: Michigan protesters storm state Capitol ...→

Tenants fight evictions – even after governor’s order | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Tenants fight evictions – even after governor’s order | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Even though Florida’s governor suspended evictions during the pandemic, Taking Action Reporter Jackie Callaway uncovered that hasn’t stopped Tampa Bay area lan [...] Read full article: Tenants fight evictions – even after gov...→

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal’ WHO funding cut

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal’ WHO funding cut

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will “swiftly” challenge what she called President Trump’s “senseless” and “illegal” suspension of US funding to … Read full article: Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous,...→

Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates From COVID-19

Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates From COVID-19

Some jails are releasing inmates to stem outbreaks of the coronavirus, but critics say it is not happening quickly enough to save lives and resources Read full article: Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates...→

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered Call to Return to Frontlines of Fight Against Coronavirus, Pritzker Says

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered Call to Return to Frontlines of Fight Against Coronavirus, Pritzker Says

Hundreds of healthcare workers reached out to Illinois officials after Gov. J.B. Pritzker asked those who had recently retired or left the field to return to t [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered ...→

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

The City of Chicago and the State of Illinois say they are protecting renters who were financially crushed by the coronavirus shutdown – but some say it’s not [...] Read full article: City, State Measures To Protect Tenants ...→

Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The Status Quo' To Force Change In Fight Against Racial Inequality, Police Brutality

Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The Status Quo' To Force Change In Fight Against Racial Inequality, Police Brutality

The demonstration topped off an unprecedented week of peaceful protests and all of them fighting against police brutality and racial inequality. Read full article: Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The ...→

'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers join protesters as Congress stuck in paralysis

'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers join protesters as Congress stuck in paralysis

With the House out, lawmakers are joining demonstrations to show solidarity against racial injustice and police brutality. Read full article: 'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers...→

Philly residents protect store from looters: 'We stand with peaceful protesters,' not rioters

Philly residents protect store from looters: 'We stand with peaceful protesters,' not rioters

South Philadelphia residents are uniting to put an end to looting and rioting in their community amid the nationwide protests against the death of George Floyd [...] Read full article: Philly residents protect store from loot...→

IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of the Protesters Cleared Out of Lafayette Square During Trump Church Visit

IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of the Protesters Cleared Out of Lafayette Square During Trump Church Visit

Monday on CNN, Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) said God would be with the protesters, some of which that faced tear gas and rubber bullets, that were cleared from La [...] Read full article: IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of ...→

Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as June rent is due for millions of Florida tenants

Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as June rent is due for millions of Florida tenants

As June rent comes due for millions of tenants across the state, the governor’s suspension on evictions also comes to an end – set to expire on June 2 at the s [...] Read full article: Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as...→

More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chief says police must ‘protect life and property’ in city

More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chief says police must ‘protect life and property’ in city

Officers in Oakdale on Friday continued to patrol the neighborhood where Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis officer who was seen kneeling on George Floyd’s neck be [...] Read full article: More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chi...→

74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters rally again for Pritzker to reopen Illinois

74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters rally again for Pritzker to reopen Illinois

More than 1,800 coronavirus deaths have been reported in the state this month alone, but a vocal contingent of protesters say it’s time to restart the state ec [...] Read full article: 74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters...→

Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination' and 'Illegal Activity' by Supporting Protesters

Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination' and 'Illegal Activity' by Supporting Protesters

Sunday on ABC's "This Week," Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA) said President Donald Trump is urging both "insubordination" and "illegal activity" by encouraging protests [...] Read full article: Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination...→

Pritzker vows to step up COVID fight in African-American community

In the wake of reports that people of color are hardest hit in the coronavirus outbreak, the governor laid out plans to step up testing and prevention efforts [...] Read full article: Pritzker vows to step up COVID fight in ...→

California bans evictions for 60 days, shielding tenants from coronavirus impact

California bans evictions for 60 days, shielding tenants from coronavirus impact

Gov. Newsom builds off of earlier authorizations to enact a statewide ban on evictions as unemployment grows. Read full article: California bans evictions for 60 days, s...→

Texas Landlords Are Filing Hundreds of Illegal Evictions

As COVID-19 cases skyrocket in Texas, tenants may be removed from their homes, despite CARES Act protections that guarantee shelter. Read full article: Texas Landlords Are Filing Hundreds of I...→

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

The City of Chicago and the State of Illinois say they are protecting renters who were financially crushed by the coronavirus shutdown – but some say it’s not [...] Read full article: City, State Measures To Protect Tenants ...→

Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on evictions, but some tenants may be out sooner than others

Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on evictions, but some tenants may be out sooner than others

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the statewide suspensions on evictions until July, but I-Team Reporter Jackie Callaway uncovered how courts handle eviction [...] Read full article: Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on e...→

'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers join protesters as Congress stuck in paralysis

'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers join protesters as Congress stuck in paralysis

With the House out, lawmakers are joining demonstrations to show solidarity against racial injustice and police brutality. Read full article: 'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers...→

IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Trump Removed Protesters from Near White House for a 'Moment'

IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Trump Removed Protesters from Near White House for a 'Moment'

Monday on CNN, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) said President Donald Trump "created an incendiary moment" by using tear gas on protesters so he could visit [...] Read full article: IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Tr...→

IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of the Protesters Cleared Out of Lafayette Square During Trump Church Visit

IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of the Protesters Cleared Out of Lafayette Square During Trump Church Visit

Monday on CNN, Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) said God would be with the protesters, some of which that faced tear gas and rubber bullets, that were cleared from La [...] Read full article: IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of ...→

Trump vows to mobilize federal resources to ‘end’ riots: ‘I will fight to protect you’

Trump vows to mobilize federal resources to ‘end’ riots: ‘I will fight to protect you’

President Trump said during a statement in the Rose Garden on Monday that he is “taking immediate action” and “mobilizing all available federal resources” to s [...] Read full article: Trump vows to mobilize federal resources...→

Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In Dallas Confronted Protesters With Machete To 'Allegedly Protect His Neighborhood'

Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In Dallas Confronted Protesters With Machete To 'Allegedly Protect His Neighborhood'

A graphic video of a man being assaulted by a group of people in the Victory Park area of Dallas has garnered millions of views as it happened during an evenin [...] Read full article: Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In...→

More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chief says police must ‘protect life and property’ in city

More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chief says police must ‘protect life and property’ in city

Officers in Oakdale on Friday continued to patrol the neighborhood where Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis officer who was seen kneeling on George Floyd’s neck be [...] Read full article: More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chi...→

Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $1200 Payments, Released From Detention

Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $1200 Payments, Released From Detention

Democrats in Congress and throughout state governments want to lend a helping hand to illegal immigrants during the coronavirus pandemic by releasing them from [...] Read full article: Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $12...→

Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex assault claim, says armed protesters engaged in illegal activity

Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex assault claim, says armed protesters engaged in illegal activity

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told "The View" on Wednesday that the armed protesters in her state were threatening people's lives and therefore not engaging i [...] Read full article: Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex a...→

Michigan protesters storm state Capitol in fight over coronavirus rules: 'Men with rifles yelling at us'

Michigan protesters storm state Capitol in fight over coronavirus rules: 'Men with rifles yelling at us'

Dozens of protesters, some of whom were armed, gathered Thursday inside Michigan's Capitol building to voice their opposition to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-a [...] Read full article: Michigan protesters storm state Capitol ...→

Pritzker vs. Trump redux as fight over federal COVID aid deepens

After the president singles out Illinois, the governor suggests Trump focus on his own budget woes instead of attacking "Democrat run" Illinois for being "poor [...] Read full article: Pritzker vs. Trump redux as fight over f...→

Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination' and 'Illegal Activity' by Supporting Protesters

Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination' and 'Illegal Activity' by Supporting Protesters

Sunday on ABC's "This Week," Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA) said President Donald Trump is urging both "insubordination" and "illegal activity" by encouraging protests [...] Read full article: Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination...→

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal’ WHO funding cut

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal’ WHO funding cut

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will “swiftly” challenge what she called President Trump’s “senseless” and “illegal” suspension of US funding to … Read full article: Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous,...→

Pritzker turning optimistic in COVID fight

After weeks of dire warnings, the governor and his health chief see signs of progress. Read full article: Pritzker turning optimistic in COVID fig...→

California bans evictions for 60 days, shielding tenants from coronavirus impact

California bans evictions for 60 days, shielding tenants from coronavirus impact

Gov. Newsom builds off of earlier authorizations to enact a statewide ban on evictions as unemployment grows. Read full article: California bans evictions for 60 days, s...→

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered Call to Return to Frontlines of Fight Against Coronavirus, Pritzker Says

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered Call to Return to Frontlines of Fight Against Coronavirus, Pritzker Says

Hundreds of healthcare workers reached out to Illinois officials after Gov. J.B. Pritzker asked those who had recently retired or left the field to return to t [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered ...→

Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning sign of a national evictions explosion to come

Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning sign of a national evictions explosion to come

Federal assistance and tax breaks should be leveraged to encourage landlords and tenants to reach an accommodation. Read full article: Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning...→

NYCHA development tenants fight to get community garden back

NYCHA development tenants fight to get community garden back

A community garden on the Upper West Side has been closed for more than a year and New York City Housing Authority tenants are fighting to get it reopened. Read full article: NYCHA development tenants fight to get c...→

Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The Status Quo' To Force Change In Fight Against Racial Inequality, Police Brutality

Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The Status Quo' To Force Change In Fight Against Racial Inequality, Police Brutality

The demonstration topped off an unprecedented week of peaceful protests and all of them fighting against police brutality and racial inequality. Read full article: Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The ...→

Obama 'heartened' to see police march alongside protesters, says 'vast majority' want to protect and serve

Obama 'heartened' to see police march alongside protesters, says 'vast majority' want to protect and serve

Former President Barack Obama said Wednesday he was "heartened" to see law enforcement marching alongside protesters and showing restraint, adding that a "vast [...] Read full article: Obama 'heartened' to see police march al...→

This man sheltered dozens of protesters in his Washington, DC, home to protect them from arrest

This man sheltered dozens of protesters in his Washington, DC, home to protect them from arrest

(CNN) — Dozens of protesters spent the night in a stranger’s Washington, DC, home after he opened his door to protect them from being arrested... Read full article: This man sheltered dozens of protesters ...→

Philly residents protect store from looters: 'We stand with peaceful protesters,' not rioters

Philly residents protect store from looters: 'We stand with peaceful protesters,' not rioters

South Philadelphia residents are uniting to put an end to looting and rioting in their community amid the nationwide protests against the death of George Floyd [...] Read full article: Philly residents protect store from loot...→

Joining crowds of Denver protesters brings risk of COVID-19 exposure. Here’s how to protect yourself — and when to get tested.

Joining crowds of Denver protesters brings risk of COVID-19 exposure. Here’s how to protect yourself — and when to get tested.

While the demonstrations have taken place outside, large crowds have gathered and authorities have deployed tear gas and fired pepper balls — all of which has [...] Read full article: Joining crowds of Denver protesters brin...→

Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions for Florida tenants through July 1

Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions for Florida tenants through July 1

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- As many Floridians feared getting kicked out of their homes, Governor Ron DeSantis extended his suspension on evictions.... Originally set [...] Read full article: Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions ...→

Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as June rent is due for millions of Florida tenants

Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as June rent is due for millions of Florida tenants

As June rent comes due for millions of tenants across the state, the governor’s suspension on evictions also comes to an end – set to expire on June 2 at the s [...] Read full article: Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as...→

Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Human Barricade to Protect White House Police

Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Human Barricade to Protect White House Police

As protesters across the United States express their anger over the death of George Floyd, in many cases devolving into rioting and looting, protesters in Wash [...] Read full article: Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Hu...→

Proposed Bill to Halt Commercial Evictions, Allow Tenants to Break Leases, Moves Forward in State Senate - LA Weekly

Senate Bill 939 would freeze commercial evictions for non-publicly traded companies and allow some businesses to renegotiate rent or even terminate leases. Read full article: Proposed Bill to Halt Commercial Evictio...→

74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters rally again for Pritzker to reopen Illinois

74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters rally again for Pritzker to reopen Illinois

More than 1,800 coronavirus deaths have been reported in the state this month alone, but a vocal contingent of protesters say it’s time to restart the state ec [...] Read full article: 74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters...→

GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight Left's Vote-by-Mail Scheme

GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight Left's Vote-by-Mail Scheme

The RNC launched a digital platform called "Protect the Vote" as a response to the left's attempts to push universal mail-in voting. Read full article: GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight...→

Lightfoot, Pritzker bring their own styles to COVID fight

While both back staying home until the pandemic eases, the first-term mayor and governor emphasize different ways to achieve that goal. Read full article: Lightfoot, Pritzker bring their own styl...→

Tenants fight evictions – even after governor’s order | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Tenants fight evictions – even after governor’s order | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Even though Florida’s governor suspended evictions during the pandemic, Taking Action Reporter Jackie Callaway uncovered that hasn’t stopped Tampa Bay area lan [...] Read full article: Tenants fight evictions – even after gov...→

Landlords continue to kick tenants out despite Gov. DeSantis' order to suspend evictions

Landlords continue to kick tenants out despite Gov. DeSantis' order to suspend evictions

The governor suspended all residential evictions across Florida after the financial fallout from the pandemic, but that order hasn’t stopped some landlords fro [...] Read full article: Landlords continue to kick tenants out d...→

Pritzker vows to step up COVID fight in African-American community

In the wake of reports that people of color are hardest hit in the coronavirus outbreak, the governor laid out plans to step up testing and prevention efforts [...] Read full article: Pritzker vows to step up COVID fight in ...→

Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates From COVID-19

Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates From COVID-19

Some jails are releasing inmates to stem outbreaks of the coronavirus, but critics say it is not happening quickly enough to save lives and resources Read full article: Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates...→

Protesters call on MN leaders to release prisoners, ICE detainees to protect them against COVID-19

Protesters call on MN leaders to release prisoners, ICE detainees to protect them against COVID-19

A coalition of activists is organizing a car sit-in outside Gov. Tim Walz’s residence Friday afternoon in an effort to call attention to their demands that sta [...] Read full article: Protesters call on MN leaders to release...→

Texas Landlords Are Filing Hundreds of Illegal Evictions

As COVID-19 cases skyrocket in Texas, tenants may be removed from their homes, despite CARES Act protections that guarantee shelter. Read full article: Texas Landlords Are Filing Hundreds of I...→

Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning sign of a national evictions explosion to come

Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning sign of a national evictions explosion to come

Federal assistance and tax breaks should be leveraged to encourage landlords and tenants to reach an accommodation. Read full article: Illegal tenant lockouts an early warning...→

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

The City of Chicago and the State of Illinois say they are protecting renters who were financially crushed by the coronavirus shutdown – but some say it’s not [...] Read full article: City, State Measures To Protect Tenants ...→

NYCHA development tenants fight to get community garden back

NYCHA development tenants fight to get community garden back

A community garden on the Upper West Side has been closed for more than a year and New York City Housing Authority tenants are fighting to get it reopened. Read full article: NYCHA development tenants fight to get c...→

Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on evictions, but some tenants may be out sooner than others

Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on evictions, but some tenants may be out sooner than others

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the statewide suspensions on evictions until July, but I-Team Reporter Jackie Callaway uncovered how courts handle eviction [...] Read full article: Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the halt on e...→

Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The Status Quo' To Force Change In Fight Against Racial Inequality, Police Brutality

Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The Status Quo' To Force Change In Fight Against Racial Inequality, Police Brutality

The demonstration topped off an unprecedented week of peaceful protests and all of them fighting against police brutality and racial inequality. Read full article: Thousands Of Protesters 'Disrupting The ...→

Obama 'heartened' to see police march alongside protesters, says 'vast majority' want to protect and serve

Obama 'heartened' to see police march alongside protesters, says 'vast majority' want to protect and serve

Former President Barack Obama said Wednesday he was "heartened" to see law enforcement marching alongside protesters and showing restraint, adding that a "vast [...] Read full article: Obama 'heartened' to see police march al...→

'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers join protesters as Congress stuck in paralysis

'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers join protesters as Congress stuck in paralysis

With the House out, lawmakers are joining demonstrations to show solidarity against racial injustice and police brutality. Read full article: 'This is the same damn fight': Lawmakers...→

This man sheltered dozens of protesters in his Washington, DC, home to protect them from arrest

This man sheltered dozens of protesters in his Washington, DC, home to protect them from arrest

(CNN) — Dozens of protesters spent the night in a stranger’s Washington, DC, home after he opened his door to protect them from being arrested... Read full article: This man sheltered dozens of protesters ...→

Philly residents protect store from looters: 'We stand with peaceful protesters,' not rioters

Philly residents protect store from looters: 'We stand with peaceful protesters,' not rioters

South Philadelphia residents are uniting to put an end to looting and rioting in their community amid the nationwide protests against the death of George Floyd [...] Read full article: Philly residents protect store from loot...→

IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Trump Removed Protesters from Near White House for a 'Moment'

IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Trump Removed Protesters from Near White House for a 'Moment'

Monday on CNN, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) said President Donald Trump "created an incendiary moment" by using tear gas on protesters so he could visit [...] Read full article: IL Gov. Pritzker: 'Racist,' 'Failure' Tr...→

Joining crowds of Denver protesters brings risk of COVID-19 exposure. Here’s how to protect yourself — and when to get tested.

Joining crowds of Denver protesters brings risk of COVID-19 exposure. Here’s how to protect yourself — and when to get tested.

While the demonstrations have taken place outside, large crowds have gathered and authorities have deployed tear gas and fired pepper balls — all of which has [...] Read full article: Joining crowds of Denver protesters brin...→

IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of the Protesters Cleared Out of Lafayette Square During Trump Church Visit

IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of the Protesters Cleared Out of Lafayette Square During Trump Church Visit

Monday on CNN, Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) said God would be with the protesters, some of which that faced tear gas and rubber bullets, that were cleared from La [...] Read full article: IL Gov. Pritzker: God Is on the Side of ...→

Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions for Florida tenants through July 1

Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions for Florida tenants through July 1

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- As many Floridians feared getting kicked out of their homes, Governor Ron DeSantis extended his suspension on evictions.... Originally set [...] Read full article: Gov. DeSantis extends halt on evictions ...→

Trump vows to mobilize federal resources to ‘end’ riots: ‘I will fight to protect you’

Trump vows to mobilize federal resources to ‘end’ riots: ‘I will fight to protect you’

President Trump said during a statement in the Rose Garden on Monday that he is “taking immediate action” and “mobilizing all available federal resources” to s [...] Read full article: Trump vows to mobilize federal resources...→

Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as June rent is due for millions of Florida tenants

Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as June rent is due for millions of Florida tenants

As June rent comes due for millions of tenants across the state, the governor’s suspension on evictions also comes to an end – set to expire on June 2 at the s [...] Read full article: Gov. DeSantis' halt on evictions ends as...→

Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In Dallas Confronted Protesters With Machete To 'Allegedly Protect His Neighborhood'

Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In Dallas Confronted Protesters With Machete To 'Allegedly Protect His Neighborhood'

A graphic video of a man being assaulted by a group of people in the Victory Park area of Dallas has garnered millions of views as it happened during an evenin [...] Read full article: Police: Victim In Viral Assault Video In...→

Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Human Barricade to Protect White House Police

Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Human Barricade to Protect White House Police

As protesters across the United States express their anger over the death of George Floyd, in many cases devolving into rioting and looting, protesters in Wash [...] Read full article: Watch: Peaceful Floyd Protesters Form Hu...→

More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chief says police must ‘protect life and property’ in city

More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chief says police must ‘protect life and property’ in city

Officers in Oakdale on Friday continued to patrol the neighborhood where Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis officer who was seen kneeling on George Floyd’s neck be [...] Read full article: More protesters arrested in Oakdale; chi...→

Proposed Bill to Halt Commercial Evictions, Allow Tenants to Break Leases, Moves Forward in State Senate - LA Weekly

Senate Bill 939 would freeze commercial evictions for non-publicly traded companies and allow some businesses to renegotiate rent or even terminate leases. Read full article: Proposed Bill to Halt Commercial Evictio...→

Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $1200 Payments, Released From Detention

Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $1200 Payments, Released From Detention

Democrats in Congress and throughout state governments want to lend a helping hand to illegal immigrants during the coronavirus pandemic by releasing them from [...] Read full article: Dems Fight to Get Illegal Immigrants $12...→

74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters rally again for Pritzker to reopen Illinois

74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters rally again for Pritzker to reopen Illinois

More than 1,800 coronavirus deaths have been reported in the state this month alone, but a vocal contingent of protesters say it’s time to restart the state ec [...] Read full article: 74 more coronavirus deaths as protesters...→

Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex assault claim, says armed protesters engaged in illegal activity

Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex assault claim, says armed protesters engaged in illegal activity

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told "The View" on Wednesday that the armed protesters in her state were threatening people's lives and therefore not engaging i [...] Read full article: Whitmer believes Biden's denial of sex a...→

GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight Left's Vote-by-Mail Scheme

GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight Left's Vote-by-Mail Scheme

The RNC launched a digital platform called "Protect the Vote" as a response to the left's attempts to push universal mail-in voting. Read full article: GOP Launches 'Protect the Vote' to Fight...→

Lightfoot, Pritzker bring their own styles to COVID fight

While both back staying home until the pandemic eases, the first-term mayor and governor emphasize different ways to achieve that goal. Read full article: Lightfoot, Pritzker bring their own styl...→

Michigan protesters storm state Capitol in fight over coronavirus rules: 'Men with rifles yelling at us'

Michigan protesters storm state Capitol in fight over coronavirus rules: 'Men with rifles yelling at us'

Dozens of protesters, some of whom were armed, gathered Thursday inside Michigan's Capitol building to voice their opposition to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-a [...] Read full article: Michigan protesters storm state Capitol ...→

Pritzker vs. Trump redux as fight over federal COVID aid deepens

After the president singles out Illinois, the governor suggests Trump focus on his own budget woes instead of attacking "Democrat run" Illinois for being "poor [...] Read full article: Pritzker vs. Trump redux as fight over f...→

Tenants fight evictions – even after governor’s order | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Tenants fight evictions – even after governor’s order | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Even though Florida’s governor suspended evictions during the pandemic, Taking Action Reporter Jackie Callaway uncovered that hasn’t stopped Tampa Bay area lan [...] Read full article: Tenants fight evictions – even after gov...→

Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination' and 'Illegal Activity' by Supporting Protesters

Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination' and 'Illegal Activity' by Supporting Protesters

Sunday on ABC's "This Week," Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA) said President Donald Trump is urging both "insubordination" and "illegal activity" by encouraging protests [...] Read full article: Inslee: Trump Is Urging 'Insubordination...→

Landlords continue to kick tenants out despite Gov. DeSantis' order to suspend evictions

Landlords continue to kick tenants out despite Gov. DeSantis' order to suspend evictions

The governor suspended all residential evictions across Florida after the financial fallout from the pandemic, but that order hasn’t stopped some landlords fro [...] Read full article: Landlords continue to kick tenants out d...→

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal’ WHO funding cut

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal’ WHO funding cut

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will “swiftly” challenge what she called President Trump’s “senseless” and “illegal” suspension of US funding to … Read full article: Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous,...→

Pritzker vows to step up COVID fight in African-American community

In the wake of reports that people of color are hardest hit in the coronavirus outbreak, the governor laid out plans to step up testing and prevention efforts [...] Read full article: Pritzker vows to step up COVID fight in ...→

Pritzker turning optimistic in COVID fight

After weeks of dire warnings, the governor and his health chief see signs of progress. Read full article: Pritzker turning optimistic in COVID fig...→

Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates From COVID-19

Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates From COVID-19

Some jails are releasing inmates to stem outbreaks of the coronavirus, but critics say it is not happening quickly enough to save lives and resources Read full article: Advocates Fight to Protect Texas Inmates...→

California bans evictions for 60 days, shielding tenants from coronavirus impact

California bans evictions for 60 days, shielding tenants from coronavirus impact

Gov. Newsom builds off of earlier authorizations to enact a statewide ban on evictions as unemployment grows. Read full article: California bans evictions for 60 days, s...→

Protesters call on MN leaders to release prisoners, ICE detainees to protect them against COVID-19

Protesters call on MN leaders to release prisoners, ICE detainees to protect them against COVID-19

A coalition of activists is organizing a car sit-in outside Gov. Tim Walz’s residence Friday afternoon in an effort to call attention to their demands that sta [...] Read full article: Protesters call on MN leaders to release...→

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered Call to Return to Frontlines of Fight Against Coronavirus, Pritzker Says

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered Call to Return to Frontlines of Fight Against Coronavirus, Pritzker Says

Hundreds of healthcare workers reached out to Illinois officials after Gov. J.B. Pritzker asked those who had recently retired or left the field to return to t [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Answered ...→