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HUD: Dubuque discriminated against African-Americans from Chicago

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The Section 8 housing voucher program intentionally discriminated against black applicants in Dubuque, according to a report issued by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. The Section 8 housing voucher program intentionally discriminated against black applicants in Dubuque, according to a report issued by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
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The Section 8 housing voucher program intentionally discriminated against black applicants in Dubuque, according to a report issued by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.

According to the Dubuque Telegraph-Herald, investigators claim the local changes to program eligibility requirements violated the program's intentions.

HUD claims black transplants from Chicago were impacted by those changes.

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