U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development – Ben Carson, Secretary
Office of Public Affairs, Washington, DC 20410
HUD No. 19-035 FOR RELEASE
HUD Public Affairs Thursday
202-708-0685 March 28, 2019
HUD CHARGES FACEBOOK WITH HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
OVER COMPANY’S TARGETED ADVERTISING PRACTICES
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging Facebook with violating the Fair Housing Act by encouraging, enabling, and causing housing discrimination through the company’s advertising platform. Read HUD’s Charge against Facebook.