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50 Years of the Fair Housing Act: A Conversation with Attorney General Bob Ferguson
Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 1 – 2 p.m.
50 Years of the Fair Housing Act: A Conversation with Attorney General Bob Ferguson
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceTeens, Adults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryA discussion and Q&A with Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on the successes, challenges and future of the Fair Housing Act in its 50th anniversary year. Registration is encouraged.
DescriptionThe Fair Housing Act of 1968 promised to deliver equal opportunity and an end to discriminatory housing practices. Join Attorney General Bob Ferguson for a conversation on the successes and challenges of the FHA in the 50 years since its passage, as well as what’s next here in Washington.

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson made headlines this year for his office’s work uncovering housing discrimination against veterans. Hear from him about this work, how our state’s new source of income discrimination protections can be implemented, and more in this lunchtime interview with Emily Alvarado, Manager of Policy and Equitable Development in the City of Seattle Office of Housing. This program is presented in partnership with the Housing Development Consortium Seattle-King County and the City of Seattle Office of Housing.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Online registration is encouraged.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
Contact Info*Central Library
Contact Phone206-386-4636
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Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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