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Biden Targets Housing, Private Prisons in First Equality Moves

  • Actions are Biden’s first policy response to racism protests
  • Measures roll back Trump policies, advance campaign promises
President Joe Biden 

President Joe Biden 

Photographer: Ken Cedeno/CNP/Bloomberg

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President Joe Biden took a series of high-profile measures intended to improve racial equity across American society, including combating discrimination in housing policies and ending the use of private prisons.