Policy on Purpose: Former HUD Secretary Castro Talks Fair Housing, 50 Years Later | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin

This year marks the 50th anniversary since President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Fair Housing Act, which prohibited discrimination concerning the sale, rental and financing of housing based on race, religion, national origin or gender. As former secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, The Honorable Julián Castro knows as well as anyone some of the most pertinent challenges America faces today.

Castro currently serves as the Dean’s Distinguished Fellow and Fellow of the Dávila Chair in International Trade Policy at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. 

LISTEN NOW: Julián Castro on Fair Housing, 50 Years Later