Why do state legislators raid the Sadowski Fund?

“Why do our state legislators continue to raid the Sadowski state housing trust fund — a fund set-up and dedicated to affordable housing?”

That’s the most recent question we’ve received from a reader as part of our series spotlighting our affordable housing crisis and the region’s quest to provide attainable housing for all. Thanks to Stephanie D. for submitting it!

Pulptown video producer Kayla O’Brien explains why legislators raid the Sadowski Fund year after year.

Got your own question about affordable housing? We’d love to hear it — just fill out this form.

Need some inspiration? So far our readers have asked why housing costs can’t just be lowered across the board, what are accessory dwelling units and their purpose in helping ease affordable housing, and what can be done about increases in property taxes.

You can also check out our previous posts on why finding housing is such a big deal in Orlando5 staggering facts about affordable housing right here in Central Florida, and what to do when your landlord increases your rent.