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House Skips Town After Failing To Extend Eviction Moratorium

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The eviction moratorium expires Saturday night. The White House said it will not extend it on its own.
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Biden to allow eviction moratorium to expire Saturday

Biden to allow eviction moratorium to expire Saturday

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BOSTON - The Biden administration announced Thursday it will allow a nationwide ban on evictions to expire Saturday, arguing that its hands are tied after the Supreme Court signaled the moratorium would only be extended until the end of the month.
The White House said President Joe Biden would have liked to extend the federal eviction moratorium due to spread of the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus. Instead, Biden called on “Congress to extend the eviction moratorium to protect such vulnerable renters and their families without delay.”
“Given the recent spread of the...
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