Clinton, 1995, immigration, SOTU Bill Clinton talking about immigration in the 1995 State of the Union.
Homelessness drops across nation, but California count rises
Updated 8:12 pm, Thursday, November 17, 2016
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LOMITA, CA – FEBRUARY 23, 2016 – Richard Lopez, 32, sits in his homeless encampment trying to decide what belongings to gather before sanitation crews arrive to clear him out of an area called, “The Pit,”
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LOS ANGELES, CA – SEPTEMBER 23: A homeless man sleeps on a bus bench on September 23, 2015, in Los Angeles, California. Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council members declared public emergency, the first city in .
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LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 20: Fernando Lopez bathes and does laundry in the Los Angeles River on November 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. With the approach of devastating winter storm conditions due to … more
Homelessness across the United States fell slightly last year but increased in California and other West Coast states, largely due to a shortage of affordable housing, federal officials said Thursday.
Around the nation, homelessness was down 3 percent amid growing scrutiny of the problem. In California, however, homelessness climbed 3 percent, according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s annual snapshot assessment of homelessness in America.
“We have a lot left to do,” said HUD Secretary Julian Castro, adding that the incoming Trump administration had a responsibility to continue the effort. “I sure hope the next administration will take the baton and make more progress, and not drop the baton.”
Nationwide, Castro said, there were 549,928 homeless people counted in the “point-of-time” homeless census conducted in January.
LET”S HOPE OUR NEW PRESIDENT & OUR NEW HUD Secretary can do something about it.
Look!! Who took the money from the Pharmaceutical companies and VOTED AGAINST cheaper medications for the people.
YES, THESE are the Democrat Senators people have voted for. contact them and tell them and let them know they are not serving YOU!
“I am humbled to be able to to participate here in paying tribute to some of the extraordinary Americans, whose footsteps paved the way for me and my generation,” Booker said at the Capitol Visitor Center last year. “I feel blessed and honored to have partnered with Sen. Sessions in being the Senate sponsors of this important award.”
Booker was speaking at the Congressional Gold Medal ceremony, at which Sessions was present. The award is presented by Congress to those whose achievements have had a profound impact on American history and culture, and was being given to the 1965 Foot Soldiers for persevering to help see the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
The ECONOMY IS GOOD.??? It’s BEEN BAD FOR YEARS.
WHY DO YOU THINK TRUMP WON THE ELECTION????
Macy’s Announces Utah Stores Set for Closure
Retailer shutting down 68 stores and cutting more than 10,000 jobs nationwide
Sears K-Marts.. ALL ARE CLOSING DOWN STORES.
Sears Holdings which owns both Sears and Kmart has announced the closings of 108 Kmart store and 42 Sears stores.
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on January 04, 2017 at 3:55 PM, updated January 04, 2017 at 6:09 PM