Tag Archives: HUD

Is the Federal Government Misdirecting Homelessness Funds?

Sometimes creating solutions to difficult problems just requires a bit of common sense. If you need to reduce credit card debt, design a personal budget where you spend less than you earn. If you want to lose weight, create a diet where you burn more calories than you consume. On a national level, the same […]

Progress Toward Ending Homelessness not in Sight, new HUD Report Shows

Just finished plowing through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) annual homelessness assessment report for 2010. Many, many figures. Many perspectives on the issues.

At the end of it all, I said to myself, “Well, it could have been worse.” Then, And it probably was — and very well may be even worse in the upcoming fiscal year.