COVID-19 Surge In Wisconsin; Atlanta Home Equity Theft

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Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers warned Tuesday that the state's "economy is going to tank" if COVID-19 cases continue to surge. There were 1,192 coronavirus patients hospitalized across the state on Tuesday, a record high. We hear from Dr. Nasia Safdar in Madison. Also, unscrupulous investors are preying on Black homeowners in gentrifying Atlanta. As Stephannie Stokes of WABE reports, that's led to devastating consequences for some low-income owners who are cash poor but equity rich. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Oct. 21, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on October 21, 2020.


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