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This Plano family got evicted after the Texas Rent Relief program paid the wrong landlord

The state’s $1.9 billion rental assistance program, which launched during the pandemic, has helped more than 165,000 Texans. But people have “slipped through the cracks,” advocates say.

by Christopher Connelly, KERA News
Jared Brown looks over his family’s belongings on the morning of their eviction from their Plano apartment.

From breathing easier to “a nightmare”

“Human error”

Slipping through the cracks

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