Monthly Archives: November 2015

LA Poor Sue Over Hurdles to Meager Benefits

Disabled and homeless groups sued Los Angeles County claiming it denies $221 a month in financial assistance to its most vulnerable residents and makes the application process too difficult for those with mental illnesses. This week, the groups Housing Works,...
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L.A. Struggles With Homeless ‘Emergency’

Nearly two months after Los Angeles leaders vowed to combat a growing homeless problem by spending an extra $100 million and declaring an emergency, the city is still struggling with how to move forward. Politicians in the nation’s second-largest city...
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