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US hunger, homelessness soar amid cuts in social spending Half of Americans either poor or low-income

Amid continuous attacks on social services in the United States, hunger and homelessness are growing at epidemic rates, according to a report released Thursday by the United States Conference of Mayors.

Source: http://www.wsws.org


Homeless Vet Aided Dying Bellevue Mom

A homeless veteran?, a married couple and a passerby who abandoned her running car were among those who came to the aid a Bellevue mother of two killed in a Seattle shooting rampage that took the lives of six people, the SeattlePI.com reported. 41 more words


City awards $27 million to construct 476 affordable housing units

McGinn made the announcement with Office of Housing Director Rick Hooper in the parking lot of the Thunderbird Motel on Aurora Avenue, which closed in 2010 after the City declared it a chronic nuisance property due to frequent criminal activity. 44 more words


Labor Department announces grants to train homeless vets

The Labor Department today awarded 90 grants totaling more than $20 million to fund job training and support services that officials said will help more than 11,000… 23 more words


Another Round in the Debate Over Who Is Truly Homeless

The National Alliance to End Homelessness has again raised objections to the proposed Homeless Children and Youth Act — the formal title of a pair of bills now pending in Congress. 920 more words


Homeless Veterans



Spending hike sought to help end veterans homelessness | McClatchy Darren Spencer a former homeless veteran and his 18yearold son Lamont Spencer pose in their Tacoma… 6 more words