Georgia ACT

June 21, 2016

Speaker of the House Releases Poverty Plan

This month Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, released A Better Way – his vision for some of our country’s greatest challenges. In it included a […]
June 19, 2016

Gap between Wages and Rents Severe in Georgia and Metro Atlanta

In order to afford a modest, two-bedroom apartment at the HUD-determined Fair Market Rent and utilities of $949/mo. in metro Atlanta, renters need to earn $18.25 […]
April 27, 2016

Citizens Defeat Effort To Weaken Atlanta’s Housing Affordability Goals

Victory was sweet for affordable housing advocates who quickly mobilized over the course of 72 hours in the wake of reporting by Atlanta Progressive News, as […]
March 31, 2016

Georgia ACT Welcomes Dr. Matthew Desmond & Dr. Dan Immergluck

The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Georgia ACT, and the Georgia Tech School of City and Regional Planning hosted a reception in March that featured two […]