Wisconsin State Journal: Rising homelessness should be wake-up call to Wisconsin leaders, advocates say

Decades of inadequate leadership and insufficient direct funding from the state have weakened the fight against rising homelessness in Wisconsin. Advocates and service providers say state officials must be more engaged to address an often hidden plight that shatters lives and creates significant costs for social services, schools, health care and law enforcement. There’s noContinue reading Wisconsin State Journal: Rising homelessness should be wake-up call to Wisconsin leaders, advocates say

The Christian Science Monitor:California’s new strategy to fight homelessness: a ‘millionaires tax’

Faced with an unprecedented 47,000 homeless people in need of shelter and services, Los Angeles is proposing a solution with a more populist bent: imposing a tax on the city’s millionaires. Under a proposal introduced by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, people with an annual income of more than $1 million would be requiredContinue reading The Christian Science Monitor:California’s new strategy to fight homelessness: a ‘millionaires tax’