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The National Coalition for the Homeless is a broad network of individuals & organizations united by a commitment to ending homelessness.

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.@MaxineWaters: "We have a president and a HUD secretary who instead of providing solutions would make matters much worse." #NAEH17
Retweeted by National HomelessThe Honorable Maxine Waters speaking truth! https://t.co/ql8vFx66fjGovernment seizing property does not increase safety, is frequently abused, and too often burdens people and commun… https://t.co/lrJyujLX7N
Retweeted by National HomelessBanishment. This is the only word which aptly describes and defines the process of removing us from our communities… https://t.co/L4k0GFQ0lY
Retweeted by National HomelessTrump's proposed budget cuts will cause 250,000 households to lose their housing support. https://t.co/GdCRfm6kxE
Retweeted by National Homeless#WednesdayWisdom from @GreensteinCBPP "Harsh House #GOPBudget Resolution Asks Most from Those Who Have Least" https://t.co/N5M9s7tXvG
Retweeted by National HomelessWe will oppose any attempt by the Pence-Kobach commission to suppress the vote. Read @vanitaguptaCR in the @nytimes: https://t.co/IrtrY4IZNQ
Retweeted by National HomelessAre there alternatives 2 law enforcement 2 reduce panhandling in OH cities? We think outreach has proven effective.… https://t.co/K4UwjWvBlY
Retweeted by National HomelessHaving to deciding between paying rent & buying food is unacceptable. Join #OurHomesOurVoices Week of Action on July 22-29. #HealthyHomes
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7/19
2017
The problem is that if you undermine existing programs like Public Housing, CDBG with budget cuts, you flood the sy… https://t.co/IG9xADpCVv
Retweeted by National HomelessGlad to have @Ntl_Homeless as a sponsor of #OurHomesOurVoices #NAEH17 https://t.co/s4LVcltxp1
Retweeted by National HomelessDear @SecretaryCarson homelessness is not a disease. It is a product of eliminating public funding of housing.
7/18
2017
Congress: Keep your #HandsOff programs that invest in health, jobs, future for all. 1500 organizations agree: https://t.co/GHkHeG1Nef
7/17
2017
https://t.co/kq5zNW0RqzD.C. Councilmember Wants to Make Homelessness a Protected Class https://t.co/ea3Pin7oC8The cruel Catch-22 of being poor with no ID https://t.co/qdqRSKqGPxGrosso Introduces Landmark Civil Rights Amendment to Protect Homeless Washingtonians https://t.co/pNP6eBJIKt @streetsensedcAnother attempt to remove homeless folks from view, because seeing their poverty makes people uncomfortable https://t.co/ZXguwzyuyehttps://t.co/olAY9q5Ybyhttps://t.co/Ds7ONUSrWKThis is why we need protections for people who are unhoused, we are so often treated as less than human: https://t.co/9gIANgJtov#NopeDC: Street harassment has no place in my city. I'm standing with CASS to #PassSHPA! Sign the petition: https://t.co/oZKKCCu7OfIs someone in your family using or in reco very? Take this survey to document your experience! https://t.co/KY44DplLlIWhat do you think? https://t.co/tCNtvn9GXTIn DC, Some Who Are Homeless Wait Years For a New ID so They Can Get Their Lives Back https://t.co/6xFHytd9oyRT @CynthiaHubert2: Sacramento sees a startling surge in homeless people. Who they are might surprise you https://t.co/XytS280qPj
7/12
2017
D.C. Councilmember Wants to Make Homelessness a Protected Class https://t.co/uJJaZIndH5Thank you @cmdgrosso for introducing the Michael A Stoops anti-discrimination bill!! We are proud to work with you! https://t.co/y9NNbXuCJWMy 60 days in the Nav Center: a client speaks out https://t.co/0yKuKvSNil
Retweeted by National HomelessSay NO to the $7B cuts to HUD! Sign the petition NOW! https://t.co/INlQlr5JXT @CVHaction
Retweeted by National Homeless“Housing is now widely understood to be the best health intervention for the homeless population.” https://t.co/CNzNUBdRVH
Retweeted by National HomelessWe must make it clear to #Congress. The budget needs to invest not cut. Add your voice & share… https://t.co/rWFGQMNTJp
Retweeted by National HomelessKids living in affordable homes have better educational & economic outcomes. We must stand up for… https://t.co/7Ql4J7oxat
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7/11
2017
"Poverty is not a state of mind- escaping concentrated & generational hardship is an unimaginable mountain to climb" https://t.co/YXynIPf9WfWhat if EVERYONE had an affordable roof over their head? Join #OurHomesOurVoices Week of Action from July 22-29 to… https://t.co/yGbHCWDLtI
Retweeted by National Homeless"We spend more to subsidize 7 mil of the highest income homeowners than to help 55 mil of the lowest income renters" https://t.co/eXuIDjJQtJhttps://t.co/KYpuWihp1m
7/7
2017
https://t.co/oKwLnp9Aaohttps://t.co/vbF0puztuxWhen cities choose fencing over compassion: https://t.co/FZNJDmyZ0rWant to know how the president's proposed budget would impact your community? https://t.co/ps4644e2roA great way to prevent homelessness is to stop the destruction of affordable housing through gentrification! https://t.co/gW0fdPIi5xIt is beyond enraging that a Congressman has the nerve to ask for subsidized housing, when so many are homeless: https://t.co/jOjv3Nylh5https://t.co/6dQh8jztA7https://t.co/B7prlToMaihttps://t.co/ency8gXcqEhttps://t.co/VINpYwtvPXhttps://t.co/RMczXfi5m9
7/6
2017
Why do we think poor people are poor because of their own bad choices? https://t.co/0HE5JQ0n6MWhy don't we change the way we calculate poverty? Most likely, because it would show just how bad things are: https://t.co/Y78OfjJWxchttps://t.co/xQNx4djncoICYMI last week: @RepJoeKennedy & @peterbedelman warned against an anti-hunger backslide: https://t.co/7a0oqEv1A0 https://t.co/z5K39j5bLY
Retweeted by National Homelesshttps://t.co/bgjoJsZ83Hhttps://t.co/UMSxBZti5fhttps://t.co/zosGF0a9IkThe more we de-fund shelter in order to under-fund housing first, the more people will be forced to live outside: https://t.co/eqohTKiJyREven though the Trump budget has not passed into law, it is already having disastrous affects on poor Americans: https://t.co/BPDJUl9LRbMedicaid saves lives. Period. https://t.co/HqffV503cs
7/5
2017
To solve America's poverty crisis, Congress must reject budget cuts https://t.co/Iv32HY7vhM
7/3
2017
Recent Proposals Threaten Basic Needs and Independence for People with Disabilities https://t.co/hsVW3zTRsV
7/2
2017
Really great post from @USICHgov: People Experience Homelessness, They Aren’t Defined By It https://t.co/2O5e0xcuSATrump Budget Would Worsen Homelessness https://t.co/MpawsXaxJG @CenterOnBudget
7/1
2017
Wheelchair repair program a lifeline for the disabled — particularly on the streets https://t.co/qeyCYWKpZxHave you heard of the Vienna Model? How one city solved homelessness by investing in housing for all: https://t.co/x74brhquUIUnpacking the Trump Budget’s Tax and Spending Plans and Unrealistic Assumptions https://t.co/kSXtPowVAphttps://t.co/vkUvWcxSTYhttps://t.co/nvPu7YRf5BBut not families who are staying on the couches of friends or family... https://t.co/wkzPjrVCsx
6/30
2017
D.C. plays Whack-a-Mole with homeless encampments https://t.co/Jere8rgrPJD.C.'s Homeless Crisis: Nonprofits and Residents Innovate While Officials Try to Restrict Services https://t.co/pFq8cjVV9Z #DCHomelessCrisisSurge in Latino homeless population 'a whole new phenomenon' for Los Angeles https://t.co/z0dzIyEkga
6/29
2017
https://t.co/9wQv1LJAb6What is truly unsightly is the capacity some have to ignore human suffering and the trauma of homelessness: https://t.co/jZquJSl55lNew Study Ranks States on How Well They Help Homeless Students. Where Does Your State Rank? https://t.co/YCHBUxTEVXSee what happens when people who think negatively of people who experience homelessness get a taste themselves: https://t.co/T5aFRehckK @jwjnational We'd add Mr. Wendell: https://t.co/AwYMulYqCgThank you for your incredible advocacy Brian!! https://t.co/VucoUIMx2hAnger is An Appropriate Response to Poverty and Death on Toronto Streets https://t.co/op6aBI3XKkWhy do our cities want to curb human kindness? https://t.co/zmHVeu0TdP
6/28
2017

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