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Why Sequestration Would Increase Homelessness

The sequestration saber-rattling on the other side of the country pronounced the end of White House tours and the annual Easter egg hunt, cuts that would “never” affect Jason or the thousands of other Americans living in subsidized housing. But when the federal government seized part of the funding of numerous important public programs, subsidized housing was one of them.

The Federal Government Initiates 15 Year Plan to End Homelessness

Ten years ago, the National Alliance to End Homelessness launched an ambitious campaign to convince the country that homelessness could actually be ended if communities developed strategic plans. Ten years later, with the leadership of the federal government’s U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), over 266 cities and counties around the country adopted “Ten Year […]