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The 2016 CHALENG Survey

2016 CHALENG survey on Veterans Homelessness is open. Veterans, Community, Partners, VA Staff

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Seattle City Council rejects Nickelsville legislation

Publicola: Capitol Hill Seattle Blog

In a blow to efforts to better provide resources for the city’s homeless population, the City Council Monday rejected its committee’s legislation to expand areas of the city where homeless encampments are allowed. 119 more words


Government 101: Why Government Programs Never Seem to End

Ronald Reagan once made a comment to the effect that government programs never seem to end. A recent story in the press indicates why Reagan was spot on with this comment. 397 more words

Fiscal Policy

City trims funds to 9 day centers for homeless

The budgets of some Seattle day centers that provide showers, laundry facilities and job assistance for the homeless are getting cut in order to fund two new centers.

Source: www.seattletimes.com

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economic indicators that cause homelessness

“We looked at economic indicators that cause homelessness, and those are getting worse,” she elaborated. “Since the stimulus money is running out, there are reductions that may lead to decreases in the homeless prevention system. 14 more words

Budget Cuts

Budget Comprise in Washington Needed to Avoid Military and Civilian

WSAV is reporting that Chambliss stated an additional $497 billion in cuts from sequestration could cost Georgia 28000 military and civilian jobs, seven thousand of those at Fort Stewart. 19 more words

Budget Cuts

Looming federal budget cuts creating worries in Lehigh Valley

But with Washington policy makers at loggerheads in the run-up to the November election, there is growing fear that Congress will not be able to stop the… 26 more words

Budget Cuts