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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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Protesters demand sweeping overhaul of nation’s voting rights laws, policies to address poverty, ecological devasta… https://t.co/8e145e0KrvOhio Is Hoarding Money Meant for Poor Families https://t.co/IoFcKcMHzCGet ready, the 20th Anniversary Homeless Marathon Radio show will be on air June 12th! https://t.co/gmFNjXuOJa More… https://t.co/0y1nEXXQcK40% in U.S. can't afford middle-class basics https://t.co/u0Mb7Ip4FHAgain, we could feed every single homeless veteran for the cost of a military parade in DC: https://t.co/NKn5fvdXGihttps://t.co/lvdfkgXKEShttps://t.co/rpRdYnzor1https://t.co/e76Cows3jahttps://t.co/PeUG987fkcSan Diego continues to dehumanize those sleeping outdoors, in efforts just to make homelessness less visible.… https://t.co/Q5aknRqdJqAlmost half of US families can't afford basics like rent and food https://t.co/l82ekAbIxXA country as wealthy as the United States should make affordable housing a right https://t.co/L2wtdO12NbHousing Austin's Homeless Will Reduce Road Deaths, But That Will Require A Big Investment https://t.co/gjqYnKZQ6X
5/23
2018
1 In 10 College Students In Mass. Are Homeless. More Are Hungry. It's Past Time We Recognize Their Reality https://t.co/eDzNzpKkFsAnti-Homeless Laws ‘Criminalize’ Poverty, says Colorado Study https://t.co/rTR6eiSS7r"Tabitha's story illustrates the devastating and tragic consequences of Miami's criminalization of homelessness," https://t.co/5UKNMO0vVYWe definitely need more emergency shelter, but this will not be a permanent solution. Low-cost housing, and helping… https://t.co/5HddqhvEXzhttps://t.co/R6tX0Txtu0https://t.co/94pDsUSi74 @lafoundation @bmaryman Such a powerful presentation. Thanks @HomeLandLab !!Affordable housing is disappearing: https://t.co/NF0DUGuOGM https://t.co/W4krD9XyFJFact of the week from @NLIHC: On average, non-elderly households leave HUD-assisted housing after 4-5 years.… https://t.co/eZMMCcQDnR
Retweeted by National HomelessThe #PatientDumping has to stop! This is not the way to treat our fellow human beings. "Homeless woman found in sho… https://t.co/HVu1AOMwcxhttps://t.co/WimbogM59rhttps://t.co/xLlzj2r6nwhttps://t.co/WutPtPWVkn
5/22
2018
Youth who age out of foster care are some of our most vulnerable community members https://t.co/dHQUCtAQMDhttps://t.co/bnHzWWDvYehttps://t.co/hFlsC9tz4ZBreaking news: House fails to pass the terrible Farm Bill. Let's keep up the pressure to allow greater access to he… https://t.co/Jlh6mhHqTjhttps://t.co/9DoqZmBjPDhttps://t.co/Wvl5uF237Ghttps://t.co/okOKflM3xYhttps://t.co/fQU3JokSjnhttps://t.co/DyRzDyZViMhttps://t.co/0l4jdv6RcGLast year, there were over 11,000 unsheltered women in L.A. We agree with @tillmel & #shedoes—all of them deserve s… https://t.co/eoGeUydvO4
Retweeted by National Homelesshttps://t.co/UVdwzQpVoTG.O.P. Insists Making Poor People Work Lifts Them Up. Where’s the Proof? https://t.co/lbTl6jAEx8
5/18
2018
The House must vote down farm bill with unfair cuts to SNAP https://t.co/4kwFfmK4BbOur latest #TBT post explores how our mental health policy has changed over the years: https://t.co/2uCLc26YN9Police in Windsor Are Seizing Homeless People’s Belongings Before the Royal Wedding https://t.co/qqz1kBppr6Why Don’t People Who Can’t Afford Housing Just Move Where It’s Cheaper? https://t.co/hZXXcDITWdhttps://t.co/n6iJHXWB3Phttps://t.co/VW3i9wklv0https://t.co/tSq3bmtpq4House Farm Bill’s SNAP Changes Are a Bad Deal for States and Low-Income Households https://t.co/vO94MXQ6JBhttps://t.co/o2IMjOQh1dhttps://t.co/HbgzHk6vOS
5/17
2018
https://t.co/kU35DmUCo9https://t.co/fp5ISSFk1N"While development and businesses are doing very well, people at lower incomes are not, because their wages aren't… https://t.co/Chujq8xDDS @collectivlunacy The Faces of Homelessness Manual should download correctly (if a little slow) as well! Thanks agai… https://t.co/6GpQbkIyL7The House is going to vote soon on a #FarmBill that would take away SNAP (food stamps) from moms like Sandy. Listen… https://t.co/SA0LMUdsGHhttps://t.co/HsTGlIRqGF"It was a ridiculous notion ... in suggesting people are moved on. You cannot do that, it's against people's human… https://t.co/1yp3b1L8iE @collectivlunacy Think we fixed it! https://t.co/dsfGl9yMzK @LennieYancey @NLCHPhomeless Here is the direct link: https://t.co/3jhdkk9UNPWe need to build the equivalent of another city to house 58,000 homeless. https://t.co/ukM7aJaUmYRT @fairbudgetdc: All at large candidates support adding homelessness as a protected class and ensuring that The Of… https://t.co/MsfxKwbGPBhttps://t.co/wzUgPOc8xCAct now to protect SNAP - don't let our legislators take food off the plates of children! https://t.co/YzPeX657Kxhttps://t.co/dQXhsFYOQn“Everything that a homeless person needs to do to stay alive can be connected to a crime... So people are left with… https://t.co/nb41Nt1uSUCity commissioner taking it to the streets in Broward Co, FL. We need more of this!! https://t.co/8512JJq78Z
5/16
2018
The Harmful Consequences of Work Requirements and Other Obstacles on Children and Families https://t.co/M42zSaVlGT @First_Focus @martincizmar Great job on the article about Steven Long!Congress Should Increase HUD Funding in 2019 to Prevent Voucher Cuts, Help Children Escape Poverty https://t.co/JUd1dbJlfuSo proud to be celebrating 10 years of homeless leadership by the People for Fairness Coalition! https://t.co/7yL6Dl7RncWhat Ben Carson doesn't get about Poverty: https://t.co/nfkzDROaEc @TalkPovertyWe created poverty. Algorithms won't make that go away https://t.co/RRHjnViaPfRegister now for our upcoming National Forum on the Human Right to Housing! Wednesday, June 27th, hosted at the… https://t.co/7jYWcRrk9W
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5/15
2018
"Seven Days on a Mat" is NOT an alternative to a tent on the sidewalk. Stop the Sweeps! https://t.co/WCVufEXyoyhttps://t.co/3zuSqOStpPBoston is looking to allow accessory units - allowing home owners to allow others to live on their property. https://t.co/i7eGlJ7FSKHave you, or your community been affected by the natural disasters last year? Please share you story: https://t.co/OkHvXtuSzVHUD has already moved to relax rules meant to promote fair housing, and is looking to soon take public comments on… https://t.co/VqFOoJnLWYThe New #PoorPeoplesCampaign kicks off today, with actions in over 30 states. Join now: https://t.co/YhMfc4Ifohhttps://t.co/AIWsOdTL5kA More Complete Look at SNAP and Work https://t.co/xh8IoZbd8R #HandOffSNAP
5/14
2018

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