The St Louis Contrarian

Providing Independent and Intelligent Insight on St. Louis Public Policy Issues

Mortgage Interest Deduction

Brookings published a good article today in favor of eventually eliminating the mortgage interest deduction. This deduction is regressive and in fact does nothing to encourage homeownership. Housing advocacy groups have urged scaling back the deduction and using the savings to support affordable housing. Written by Paul Dribin

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