PJC letter calls on Governor to protect workers, tenants, and people experiencing homelessness
March 25, 2020
This week, the Public Justice Center sent a letter to Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, calling on him to better protect workers, tenants, and people experiencing homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic. PJC attorneys Sally Dworak-Fisher and Zafar Shah provided recommendations in the following areas:
- Unemployment insurance (UI) reform/expansion or emergency income fund
- Pandemic paid leave expansion
- Rapidly housing people experiencing homelessness, using hotels and permanent housing
- Eviction prevention
Read the letter here.