News Articles

The following news articles, relating to affordable housing, homelessness, and associated topics, have been collected from a variety of sources. They do not represent the views and/or policies of the Housing Authority of the County of Butte, but are provided for public information and use.

Date Article Publisher Link
08/15/2017 Let's stop getting in the way of a good housing development Los Angeles Times, by Carla Hall Download Document
08/14/2017 Rising Rents Mean Larger Homeless Population Forbes, by Svenja Gudell, Contributor Download Document
08/13/2017 Editorial: Ben Carson's HUD report on housing for the poor is an eye opener The Mercury News, by Mercury News Editorial Board Download Document
08/13/2017 Walters: Why does California have the nation's highest poverty level? The Mercury News, by Dan Walters, CALmatters Download Document
08/10/2017 More than half of L.A. 's 1 million poor households live in unaffordable or substandard rentals, study says Los Angeles Time, by Galle Holland Download Document
08/08/2017 The U.S. economy is "broken" -- here's the proof MoneyWatch, by Alain Sherter Download Document
08/07/2017 'May you die in pain': Northern California GOP congressman gets an earful at town hall Los Angeles Times, by Phil Willon Download Document
08/06/2017 Mayor Ben McAdams posed as a homeless person for 3 days and 2 nights. Here's what he saw. Undercover mission gives him firsthand taste of the fear, drug abuse and chaos in SLC's Rio Grande neighborhood. The Salt Lake Tribune, by Courtney Tanner Download Document
08/06/2017 Finding hope for a 'kind of scary' man The Charlotte Observer, by Billy Maddalon, Contributing editor, Observer editorial board Download Document
08/04/2017 Poll Reveals Strong Support for Large Affordable Housing Bond Treasurer Chiang & affordable housing advocates release results, call on Governor Brown and Legislative leaders to 'Think Big' as they work on housing package PRNewswire, by Advocates for Affordable Housing Download Document
07/28/2017 A Bay Area developer wants to build 4,400 sorely needed homes. Here's why it won't happen Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon, Contact Reporter Download Document
07/26/2017 Political tussle over NYC subway reveals how the powerful treat the homeless Mayor denies cops swept homeless people out of subway before a photo op. ThinkProgress, by Alan Pyke, Deputy Economic Policy Editor Download Document
07/24/2017 San Jose suggests 'tiny home' sotes for homeless, neighbors balk Top city housing officials say no final selections have yet been made for the homeless housing communities The Mercury News, by Ramona Giwargis, Bay Area News Group Download Document
07/24/2017 Chicagoans say 'Yes In My Backyard' to affordable housing Waging Nonviolence.org, by Derek Robertson Download Document
07/23/2017 We can solve South Florida's affordable housing crisis Miami Herald, by Matthew Rieger Download Document
07/23/2017 Advocates fear Trump budget will erode progress in housing The Associated Press Download Document
07/21/2017 Affluent Marin County can continue to limit home building under bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown The Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon Download Document
07/20/2017 Seniors on the streets: Aging homeless population of Silicon Valley As the population ages and housing crisis continues, more and more older adults are finding themselves faced with the grim prospect of homelessness. The Mercury News, by Eric Kurhi, Bay Area News Group Download Document
07/19/2017 The fading American dream? Maybe companies deserve more of the blame. Linkedln, by Chip Cutter, Managing editor at Linkedln Download Document
07/19/2017 A better way to solve the housing crisis - tax land, not development The Los Angeles Times, by Michael Manville, Paavo Monkkonen, Michael Lens Download Document
07/17/2017 Gov. Jerry Brown, California legislative leaders commit to push an affordable housing plan next month Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon Download Document
07/17/2017 Bay Area rent increases leave wage gains in the dust Wage gains have fallen far behind skyrocketing costs for housing, a gap that's emerged despite a robust job market in recent years, according to an unsettling report released Monday. East Bay Times, by George Avalos, Bay Area News Group Download Document
07/12/2017 Working poor finding homes on four wheels in Mountain View It's a new phenomenon, say city officials and social workers The Mercury News, by John Orr, Bay Area News Group Download Document
07/11/2017 In Theory: How can ordinary citizens be of help to those who are homeless? The Los Angeles Times, Times Community News, The Burbank Leader, Opinion Download Document
07/10/2017 House Democrats question Trump's conflict of interest in housing complex CBS News, by Blair Guild Download Document
07/10/2017 A new way to help Seattle's homeless: Navigation Center set to open Wednesday With Seattle's first 24-hour shelter for the homeless set to open, local officials now have to determine whether it will help reduce homelessness. The Seattle Times, by Vernal Coleman, Staff Reporter Download Document
07/10/2017 Gehrke: Hughes is right. The state needs a strong, cooperative response to the homeless crisis The Salt Lake Tribune, by Robert Gehrke, Columnist Download Document
07/09/2017 House oversight committee investigates HUD Brooklyn housing co-owned by Trump for possible conflicts of interest New York Daily News, by Greg B. Smith Download Document
07/07/2017 Rise in RV homeless throughout South Bay In Gilroy, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, officials are seeing a spike in homeless population, with many of them living in recreational vehicles The Mercury News, by Eric Kurhi, Bay Area News Group Download Document
07/07/2017 Why Washington can't fix the new housing crisis There aren't enough homes where Americans want to live - and not even the president has the tools to change the market. What now? Politico, The Agenda, by Lorraine Woellert Download Document
07/06/2017 A surprising way to increase property values: build affordable housing The Washington Post, by Tracy Jan Download Document
07/06/2017 Tenant activists hit 22 cities with protests against devastating housing cuts Trump's housing budget is a recipe for needless evictions and homelessness. Think Progress, by Alan Pyke Download Document
07/05/2017 Huntington homeless advocacy group facing eviction gets more time Los Angeles Times, Daily Pilot, by Ben Brazil, Contact Reporter Download Document
07/05/2017 What you want to know about California's failed housing affordability law The Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon, Contact Reporter Download Document
07/04/2017 Homeless Underground challenge to Mayor Megan Barry The Tennessean, by Howard Allen Download Document
07/02/2017 California's Far North Deplores 'Tyranny' of the Urban Majority The New York Times, by Thomas Fuller Download Document
06/30/2017 Ben Carson reckons with proposed HUD budget cuts The Hill, by Jonathan Easley Download Document
06/29/2017 Carson, in return to Baltimore, backs sales of public housing to private developers The Baltimore Sun, by John Fritze, Contact Reporter Download Document
06/27/2017 San Jose woman convicted in tax fraud scheme exploiting the homeless The Mercury News, by Jason Green, Bay Area News Group Download Document
06/27/2017 China's verdant 'forest city' will fight pollution with a million plants Mashable, by Yi Shu Ng Download Document
06/27/2017 Bay Area poll: Idea to help fix housing crisis gets support The Mercury News, by George Avalos, Bay Area News Group Download Document
06/22/2017 A helping hand before homelessness for South Bay families on the brink $3.5 million grant is joint venture of Santa Clara County, San Jose, Google, Sunlight Giving foundation and the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. The Mercury News, by Eric Kurhi, Bay Area News Group Download Document
06/22/2017 Milpitas: Council approves 45-day moratorium on demolition permits for affordable housing structures Bay Area News Group, by Aliyah Mohammed Download Document
06/20/2017 President. Trump makes millions from giant Brooklyn housing complex that faces annual HUD inspections for falling score Starrett City's HUD score sat at 89, but has dropped to 70. HUD can terminate a contract with a landlord with two scores of 60. New York Daily News, by Greg B. Smith Download Document
06/20/2017 Homeless tent city in the heart of gentrifying Washington gets moved out The Washington Post, by Ian Shapira Download Document
06/20/2017 Trump seeks sharp cuts to housing aid, except for program that brings him millions The Washington Post, by Shawn Boburg Download Document
06/20/2017 What Riverside is planning to help homeless, ease residents' concerns The Press-Enterprise, by Alicia Robinson Download Document
06/20/2017 Crews build controversial fence near homeless encampment in San Jose CBS News, June 20, 2017 Download Document
06/20/2017 Homeless sue city of Fort Lauderdale after 'raid' on downtown encampment Miami Herald, by Adam H Beasley Download Document
06/19/2017 SF homeless count shows adult, chronic homelessness on the rise Mission Local, by Laura Waxmann Download Document
06/16/2017 Harvard JCHS Releases 2017 State of the Nation's Housing Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies Download Document
06/16/2017 SF's new count shows homeless people spreading into neighborhoods SFGate, by Kevin Fagan Download Document
06/15/2017 What Trump doesn't understand about the poor CNN Money, by Heather Long Download Document
06/14/2017 To Ease Affordable Housing Crunch, Google Will Buy Modular Homes Forbes, by Troy McMullen, Contributor Download Document
06/14/2017 In new Millcreek housing, refugees and the recently homeless can afford to live next door to doctors and lawyers The Salt Lake Tribune, by Mike Gorrell Download Document
06/12/2017 The Hoarding of the American Dream In a new book, a Brookings scholar examines how the upper-middle class has enriched itself and harmed economic mobility. The Atlantic, by Annie Lowrey Download Document
06/12/2017 Ben Carson is wrong - eradicating poverty is not mind over matter, housing matters most The Hill, by Annie Wright Download Document
06/11/2017 Chico property owners asked to vote on new downtown district Property-based improvement district proposed to address problems caused by vagrants By Laura Urseny, Chico Enterprise-Record Download Document
06/10/2017 How are Chico's recent laws impacting the homeless? By Ashiah Scharaga, Enterprise-Record Download Document
06/09/2017 Nowhere in America can a full-time minimum wage worker afford to rent a two-bedroom apartment The Washington Post, by Tracy Jan Download Document
06/08/2017 The spending program Trump can't kill A rare bipartisan consensus will likely save a multibillion dollar grant from the Trump administration 's attempts to gut domestic spending. Politico, by Derek Robertson Download Document
06/08/2017 Here's how much you would need to afford rent in your state The Washington Post, by Tracy Jan Download Document
06/07/2017 Even with rent control, 'I see myself as a future homeless senior' Los Angeles Times, Opinion Download Document
06/05/2017 Housing Secretary Ben Carson Clarifies Comment That Poverty Is A 'State Of Mind' Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson drew controversy last month when he said in a radio interview that ''poverty to a large extent is also a state of mind. " NPR, by Pam Fessler Download Document
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06/05/2017 Affordable housing a cause of concern for CEOs Miami Herald Download Document
06/05/2017 Hong Kong's 20-square-foot 'coffin homes' reveal the terrifying scope of a housing crisis Business Insider, by Chris Weller Download Document
06/03/2017 Apartment complex, built out of recycled shipping containers, houses once-homeless vets CBS News, by Carter Evans Download Document
06/01/2017 California Senate passes package of bills aiming to address housing crisis Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon, Contact Reporter Download Document
06/2017 How Many Persons Became Homeless for the First Time During the Past 12 Months? Hub for Urban Initiatives Download Document
06/2017 Many 'rent-stabilized' NYC apartments are not really stabilized, thanks to one loophole Business Insider, by Cezary Podkul, ProPublica Download Document
05/31/2017 L.A. County homelessness jumps a 'staggering' 23% as need far outpaces housing, new count shows Los Angeles Times, by Gale Holland and Doug Smith, Contact Reporter Download Document
05/31/2017 HUD's Carson expected to ramp up public profile Associated Press, by Jennifer C. Kerr Download Document
05/25/2017 Public gets first, only peek at Detroit tiny homes The Detroit News, by Maureen Feighan Download Document
05/25/2017 Butte County reaches record number of homeless, according to point-in-time count By Ashiah Scharaga, Enterprise-Record Download Document
05/25/2017 The People Left Behind When Only the 'Deserving' Poor Get HelpMaine attached work requirements and time limits to its safety net, intensifying poverty in the state. The Atlantic, by Annie Lowrey Download Document
05/23/2017 President Officially Releases FY 18 Budget Proposal, Slashes Housing and CD Spending NAHRO Direct News Download Document
05/17/2017 Housing crisis causes legislative avalanche: 130 bills proposed in Sacramento The Mercury News, by Richard Schein in, Bay Area News Group Download Document
05/11/2017 Governor is pessimistic on major deal to address California's housing affordability crisis Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon Download Document
05/09/2017 California's Legal Assault On NIMBYs Begins Over 100 bills aim to fIX tlte state's severe It 0 using crisis, including many tltat would crack down on developers and communities tltat aren't doing tlteir part. The Atlantic, CityLab, by Sara Libby Download Document
05/05/2017 Affordable housing drying up across Bay Area, report finds San Francisco Chronicle, by Kevin Fagan Download Document
05/05/2017 One kind of drought ends for California farms, but another - of immigrants to work in the fields - now looms Yahoo News, by Holly Bailey Download Document
05/05/2017 Housing crisis sparks fears of an end for Illinois town Sara Burnett, Associated Press Download Document
05/04/2017 Better housing as a path out of poverty: a tough test in Houston Relocating poor families to affordable housing in wealthier districts leads to gains in health and education, research shows. But a Houston plan was withdrawn after facing strong local opposition. Christian Science Monitor, by Simon Montlake, StajJWriter Download Document
05/03/2017 Ben Carson Wants To Make Sure Poor People Aren't Too Comfortable If they get too comfy in assisted housing, he says, they won't ever want to leave. Huffington Post, by Sam Levine Download Document
05/03/2017 A 'Forgotten History' of How the U.S. Government Segregated America NPR, by Terry Gross Download Document
05/03/2017 Ben Carson Is Obsessed with Making Sure Affordable Housing Is Uncomfortable GQ, by Jack Moore, Download Document
05/02/2017 Walters: Why California's housing problem is getting worse The pace of building Housing in California is failing to keep pace with the population growth. Sacramento Bee, by Dan Walters Download Document
05/02/2017 An Opportunity for the U.S. Economy To Benefit From Saudi Arabia's Housing Strategy Discussions revolved primarily on partnerships that will confront housing challenges on both sides of the Atlantic. Huffington Post, by Dr. Majid Rajizadeh Download Document
05/01/2017 Byron Wien explains simply why America's wealth inequality is getting worse Business Insider, by Elena Holodny Download Document
04/20/2017 Why Is Affordable Housing So Expensive? Limited city budgets and rising building costs create a recipe for disaster. The Atlantic, CityLab, by Joe Cortright Download Document
03/20/2017 Nearly 600 Households Have Already Inquired About Hosting a Homeless Family in Their Backyards Hundreds of people in Multnomah County have officially expressed interest in hosting a family in a county-built granny flat. Willamette Week, by Rachel Monahan Download Document
03/19/2017 California housing bills could take away subsidies for homeowners and add them for renters Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dil/an, Contact Reporter Download Document
03/19/2017 Income Inequality: Despite thriving economy, many in central Ohio struggle in low-wage jobs The Columbus Dispatch, by Mark Ferenchik and Rita Price Download Document
03/17/2017 Trump's budget cuts jobs programs. This Republican mayor has inspired cities to invest in employing the homeless. The Washington Post, by Colby Itkowitz Download Document
03/13/2017 PHA Leaders Fear Drastic Budget Cuts What cuts to public housing and rental assistance would mean for families, seniors. Affordable Housing Finance, by Donna Kimura Download Document
03/13/2017 Sacramento families waiting for affordable housing may lose access under federal cut The Sacramento Bee, by Anita Chabria and Tony Bizjak Download Document
03/10/2017 It's Not Just America-the Rent Is High Everywhere Bloomberg, by Patrick Clark Download Document
03/09/2017 California GOP Stakes Out Position on Poverty The Wall Street Journal, by Alejandro Lazo Download Document
03/08/2017 The state's housing crisis won't be solved unless Californians embrace new home building, report says The Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon Download Document
03/08/2017 Seattle gives first details on homelessness levy would be spent The Seattle Times, by Vernal Coleman, Seattle Times staff reporter Download Document
03/08/2017 L.A. voters have spoken loudly and clearly: They want more housing, more affordability and more transit Los Angeles Times, by Kerry Cavanaugh, Contact Reporter Download Document
03/08/2017 Wall Street bets on tax cuts as affordable housing pays the price Politico, by Lorraine Woellert Download Document
03/08/2017 Faced with a chance for radical change, L.A. voters choose to stay the course Los Angeles Times, by Dakota Smith, Matt Stevens, Ben Poston, and Doug Smith, Contact Reporters Download Document
03/06/2017 California won't meet its climate change goals without a lot more housing density in its cities By 2030, residents will have to travel by foot four times more frequently than they did in 2012, increase bicycling nine-fold and boost bus and rail ridership Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon, Contact Reporter, Sacramento Download Document
03/05/2017 Housing crisis needs federal assistance: Second Look USA TODAY, by Richard J. Manocchio Download Document
03/05/2017 20 micro homes for homeless planned in south Nashville The Tennesseean, by Gethan Ward, USA TODAY NETWORK-Tennessee Download Document
03/05/2017 California Has the Most Unsheltered Homeless People 24/7 Wall St., by Trey Thoe/eke Download Document
03/2017 Why Public Housing Operating Subsidy is Lower in 2017 Brian Alten, Partner, BDO PHA Finance Download Document
02/26/2017 Developers of affordable housing in California are on pins and needles over Trump's tax plan Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon, Contact Reporter Download Document
02/15/2017 4 Simple Ways to End Homelessness The Huffington Post, by Jeff Olivet, Contributor Download Document
02/14/2017 Homelessness Is Our Tragedy The Huffington Post, by Mark Horvath, Founder, Invisible People Download Document
02/01/2017 Maybe Don't Use Homeless People as Design Inspiration Yahoo, by Sara Murphy Download Document
02/04/2017 FCC is stopping 9 companies from providing subsidized Internet to the poor Los Angeles Times, by Brian Fung Download Document
01/31/2017 Every State Will Likely Lose Housing Vouchers, Unless Congress Boosts Funding The Huffington Post, by Douglas Rice Download Document
01/31/2017 Sacramento city and county take first steps toward giving housing to homeless The Sacramento Be, by Anita Chabria and Ellen Garrison Download Document
01/30/2017 How Republicans will wage war on the poor The Week, by Ryan Cooper Download Document
01/30/2017 3 Teens Buy Homeless Man Food and Clothes in Kind Gesture: 'It Was an Awesome Experience' Inside Edition, by Maya Chung Download Document
01/25/2017 County homeless point in time count sees great turnout By Ashiah Scharaga, Enterprise-Record Download Document
01/19/2017 Let's Face It ... Homelessness is Expensive Lesar Development Consultants Download Document
01/17/2017 City convenes principals to discuss plight of record number of homeless students Politico, by Eliza Shapiro Download Document
01/12/2017 Dollars disappear Chico laws criminalizing homelessness contribute to loss of federal funding for local service providers By Howard Hardee of Chico News & Review Download Document
01/12/2017 Shelter from the storm The Farm provides a needed sanctuary for area homeless, but many question its safety By Meredith J. Cooper of Chico News & Review Download Document
01/10/2017 California governor: We're not spending more on lowincome housing because it's too expensive to build The Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon Download Document
01/10/2017 Non-profits: Affordable housing almost nonexistent for working class The Tennessean, by Jordan Buie, ibuie@tennessean.com Download Document
01/05/2017 Aspen Skiing Co. joins tiny home craze to house its employees GrindTV, by Robert Pursell Download Document
01/04/2017 Chicago, public housing agencies to implement federal smoking ban Chicago Tribune, by Nereida Moreno, Contact Reporter Download Document
01/03/2017 California needs to build a staggering number of homes and we are way behind San Gabriel Valley Tribune, by Kevin Smith Download Document
01/03/2017 If you think that you 're safe from being made homeless, you're wrong The Huffington Post, by Callum Hunter, Contributor Download Document
01/03/2017 California's housing affordability problems 'as bad as they've ever been in the state's history,' housing director says Los Angeles Times, by Liam Dillon Download Document
01/02/2017 A smokescreen for bigotry: Disguising antiMuslim bias with land-use objections The Washington Post, By Petula Dvorak, Columnist Download Document
12/29/2016 How Republicans will wage war on the poor The Week, by Ryan Cooper Download Document
12/29/2016 Why the war on poverty failed - and what to do now Vox, by John McWhorter Download Document
12/29/2016 San Bruno homeless advocate makes push for tiny houses By Aaron Kinney - akinney@bayareanewsgroup.com Download Document
12/28/2016 Lockers lighten load for Lisbon's homeless AFP, by Daniel Silva Download Document
12/26/2016 Seattle's struggle to prosper and keep its soul Christian Science Monitor, by Chelsea Sheasley Download Document
12/26/2016 2016 was the year solar panels finally became cheaper than fossil fuels. Just wait for 2017 Quartz, by Michael J. Coren Download Document
12/22/2016 California Housing Mess: Causes and Consequences Forbes, by Roger Valdez, Contributor Download Document
12/22/2016 Uber's robot cars move in, and the homeless must move along C/Net, by Dara Kerr Download Document
12/21/2016 US Isn't Ready for Looming Senior-Citizen Housing Crisis Newsmax, Finance Download Document
12/21/2016 People Are Giving Up Instead O,f Moving To Opportunity --And That's Not Good Forbes, Opinion, by Adam Millsap, Contributor Download Document
12/20/2016 The University of Washington is hosting a homeless camp USA Today, by Jillian Vandiveer, Brooklyn College Download Document
12/20/2016 A Billionaire's Plan to House the Homeless in Shipping Containers Bloomberg, by Patrick Clark Download Document
12/19/2016 City officials brace for potential cuts to public housing under Trump By Sally Goldenberg and Brendan Cheneyr Download Document
12/18/2016 Denver Police Confiscate Blankets From Homeless Paste Quarterly, by Emily Ray Download Document
12/14/2016 A guy who designs tiny homes may have just come up with a way to combat homelessness Business Insider, by Talia Lakritz Download Document
12/14/2016 Could Ben Carson Be Just What the Doctor Ordered for HUD? Scientific American, Policy & Ethics,by Chuck McCutcheon Download Document
12/12/2016 Why More Americans Are Facing Eviction Forbes, Business, by Troy McMullen, Contributor Download Document
12/09/2016 An open letter to Ben Carson: How to solve the housing crisis The Dallas Morning News, by Mark Lamster, Architecture Critic Download Document
12/07/2016 Another Trump Conflict? Carson Would Oversee HUD Subsidies Benefiting His Boss Good Morning America, by Matthew Mosk Download Document
12/06/2016 The Richest Americans Live 7 To 10 Years Longer Than The Poorest Huffington Post (Reuters Health), by Ronnie Cohen Download Document
12/05/2016 Ben Carson, Housing, And Homelessness: Opportunities And Concerns Buffington Post, The Blog, by Maria Foscarinis_Founder and Executive Director, National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty Download Document
12/05/2016 Stackable pods could help house the homeless CNN Tech, by Selena Larson @selenalarson Download Document
12/05/2016 Why do black families make up so much of central Ohio's homeless population? By Rita Price The Columbus Dispatch Download Document
12/05/2016 HUD job to pit Carson ideology against longstanding housing policy The Washington Post, by Lisa Rein and Elise Viebeck Download Document
12/01/2016 More than 250,000 are homeless in England - Shelter BBC News, Education and Family section, by Hannah Richardson, BBC News education and social affairs reporter Download Document
12/2016 Chico Reducing Homelessness: An update and Discussion Download Document
11/29/2016 How Trump Might Drain the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Swamp Forbes, by Roger Valdez, Contributor Download Document
11/23/2016 Editorial Cartoon Chan Lowe, Tribune Content Agency Download Document
11/23/2016 What's the best way to help the homeless? Former homeless people share their advice SFGate, by Katie Dowd Download Document
11/22/2016 Searching for solutions in America's No. 1 state for homelessness CBS News, by Ben Tracy Download Document
11/20/2016 When a homeless alcoholic bounces in and out of the ER The Washington Post, by Otis Warren Download Document
11/13/2016 Making California housing affordable again will require new laws, more avenues to build The Mercury News, byJef!Collins, Southern California News Group Download Document
11/20/2016 Where do we begin to solve the affordable housing problem? Here are some suggestions Miami Herald, by Anthony M Graziano, Special to the Miami Herald Download Document
11/11/2016 Big Finish for Chico State's Tiny House Chico State Today, by Sean Murphy Download Document
11/09/2016 Why Can't The Homeless Get A Job? The Huffington Post, by James Baxley, Freelance Writer, Shelter Animal Advocte, Homeless Advocate Download Document
11/08/2016 Why Everyone Should Be A Housing Voter Forbes, by Samantha Sharf Forbes Staff Download Document
11/08/2016 These 160-square-foot micro-apartments could help end San Francisco's homelessness crisis Business Insider, by Melia Robinson Download Document
11/08/2016 To reduce poverty, expand affordable housing The Dallas Morning News, Commentary, by Ron Terwilliger, Contributor Download Document
11/08/2016 On the thin line between prosperity and homelessness The Mercury News, by Richard Scheinin Download Document
10/31/2016 Carson's positions on poverty create tension with rags-to-riches life story The Washington Post, by Jim Tankersley Download Document
10/31/2016 Climate Change Is Already Forcing Americans to Move Bloomberg View, by Christopher Flavelle, Download Document
10/26/2016 Denver's sweeps of homeless camps latest to face lawsuit CBS News, Denver Download Document
10/25/2016 Homeless need housing, not arguments The Seattle Times, by Seattle Times editorial board Download Document
10/25/2016 'We are very disturbed': Low-income renters losing affordable housing in Renton The Seattle Times, by Vernal Coleman, Seattle Times staff reporter Download Document
10/23/2016 Business among Salt Lake City's homeless: corpses, tents and maybe a store exodus The Salt Lake Tribune, by Courtney Tanner Download Document
10/21/2016 70-year-old Denver resident writes devastating op-ed about being on the brink of homelessness Business Insider, by Susan Dean, Denverite Download Document
10/19/2016 Biskupski says SLC council reckless in budget raid for housing, homeless The Salt Lake Tribune, by Christopher Smart and Tony Semerad Download Document
10/18/2016 In obsessing about New York and San Francisco, we're ignoring the real rental crisis In too many cities, rentals are out of reach for the middle class. The Washington Post, by Jordan Fraade Download Document
10/18/2016 'The solution to homelessness is housing': Salt Lake City sets aside $30M to address homelessness, affordable housing The Salt Lake Tribune, by Tony Semerad Download Document
10/17/2016 Public Housing Isn't Wasted on the Poor BloombergView, by Noah Smith Download Document
10/06/2016 How Dallas is starting to solve its homeless problem The Dallas Morning News, by Cindy J. Crain, Commentary Download Document
10/05/2016 Kirby: There's a gulf between me and the homeless - and I'm making it wider The Salt Lake Tribune, by Robert Kirby, Tribune Columnist Download Document
10/05/2016 Washington county must pay $250,000 for violating homeless people's civil rights County workers routinely destroyed and confiscated what little property homeless campers had. Think Progress, by Alan Pyke, Deputy Economic Policy Director Download Document
09/30/2016 The Verdict Is In: Land Use Regulations Increase Housing Costs Forbes, By Scott Beyer, Contributor Download Document
09/29/2016 The Government Has a No-Brainer Solution For Soaring Rent Prices Cheat Sheet, by Sam Becker Download Document
09/28/2016 California Suspends 'Business Relationships' With Wells Fargo Bloomberg Markets, by Romy Varghese Download Document
09/28/2016 Why Does California Have The Nation's Highest Poverty Rate? Forbes, by Chuck DeVore, Contributor Download Document
09/28/2016 More older adults spending 'golden years' in homelessness The Columbus Dispatch, by Encarnacion Pyle Download Document
09/28/2016 1 In 5 U.S. Households With Kids Don't Have Enough To Eat: Report Rates are dropping, but they're still "far too high." The Huffington Post, by Eleanor Goldberg, Impact Editor Download Document
09/28/2016 Inside The Religious Freedom Report That's Making Conservatives So Mad The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights's report suggests that some religious exemptions "significantly infringe" on civil rights. The Huffington Post, by Carol Kuruvilla Associate Religion Editor Download Document
09/27/2016 California's extreme economy creates a new class of 'poor' California is among a number of states where the accelerating costs of living are redefining who is poor. The Christian Science Monitor, by Jessica Mendoza, Staff writer Download Document
09/15/2016 Harvard professor identifies the 'worst nightmare' in America right now Yahoo! News, by Nicole Sinclair Download Document
09/13/2016 What Is the Public Housing Agency and How Can It Help You? Fox News Download Document
09/07/2016 The day of the McMansion has come and gone Chicago Tribune, by Gail MarksJarvis, Contact Reporter Download Document
09/06/2016 Seattle may take new tack in helping the homeless: focus on housing The Seattle Times, by Daniel Beekman, Seattle Times staff reporter Download Document
09/02/2016 Surge in renters making the U.S. less affordable Chicago Tribune, by Gail MarksJarvis,Contact Reporter Download Document
09/02/2016 Chicago hospital tries to improve health of ER 'super-utilizers' - with housing Chicago Tribune, by Ray Cavanaugh Download Document
09/01/2016 What more than 1 million Craigslist rental listings tell us about the housing market The Washington Post, by Emily Badger Download Document
08/31/2016 After Supreme Court victory, Dallas nonprofit loses racial bias suit against Texas agency The Dallas Morning News, by Julieta Chiquillor Download Document
08/30/2016 Why the next president needs a housing policy director The Hill, by David Stevens Download Document
08/29/2016 Cities Are Facing A Housing Terminology, Not Affordability, Crisis Forbes, by Roger Valdez, Contributor Download Document
08/24/2016 Poverty drives homeless rates? Not so fast Boston Globe, by Evan Horowitz, Globe Staff Download Document
08/23/2016 Walters: California failing to address housing shortage The Mercury News, Opinion, by Dan Walters Download Document
08/22/2016 CMPD gets it: Being homeless is no crime The Charlotte Observer, by Robert Nesbit, Special to the Observer Download Document
08/22/2016 Austin Ends Veteran Homelessness, Says Its 'Achievable' For All Cities The city housed 682 veterans in two years. The Huffington Post, by Eleanor Goldberg, Impact Editor Download Document
08/19/2016 Affordable housing policies too often fail to integrate cities The Hill, by Susan Campbell, contributor Download Document
08/19/2016 Study: A Small Cash Advance Can Prevent the Spiral of Homelessness Triple Pundit, by Leon Kaye Download Document
08/19/2016 Homelessness is an emergency - but not like an earthquake Los Angeles Times, by the Times Editorial Board Download Document
08/18/2016 WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality Associated Press, byJosh Boak Download Document
08/17/2016 What Is Section 8 Housing? Help Paying Rent (and Not Just in Sketchy Neighborhoods) Fox News Download Document
08/15/2016 There is no perfect place for home Los Angeles Times, by The Times Editorial Board Download Document
08/15/2016 Palo Alto planning commissioner resigns and protests restrictive land-use policies The Washington Post, the Volokh Conspiracy, Opinion, by llya Somin Download Document
08/15/2016 Is the shift to permanent housing making L.A.'s homelessness problem even worse? The Los Angeles Times, by Doug Smith Download Document
08/15/2016 Arguello: Governor's housing plan harms low-income communities Special to The Mercury News, by Martha Dina Arguello Download Document
08/14/2016 How do Americans view poverty? Many blue-collar whites, key to Trump, criticize poor people as lazy and content to stay on welfare Los Angeles Times, The Poverty Project, by David Lauter Download Document
08/14/2016 Americans are starting to get worried about the 'new housing crisis' Yahoo.com, Bob Bryan, Business Insider Download Document
08/12/2016 California desperately needs affordable housing - but also a new blueprint for building it Los Angeles Times, Column by Michael Hiltzik. Contact Reporter Download Document
08/11/2016 Here's How Three Cities Aim to Beat Youth Homelessness This Year TakePart.com Download Document
08/10/2016 If Can Collecting Makes $40 A Day Then There Is No Poverty In The United States Forbes, Opinion, by Tim Worstall, Contributor Download Document
08/10/2016 America Must Act Boldly on Affordable Housing The Huffington Post, by Terri Ludwig, President and CEO, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc Download Document
08/10/2016 The people who are truly harmed when cities say no to new housing The Washington Post, Wonkblog, by Emily Badger Download Document
08/09/2016 How This Entrepreneur ls Solving Homelessness One Person at a Time Inc. com, by John Boitnott, Journalist and digital consultant, @jboitnott Download Document
08/08/2016 What You Need to Know About Ending Poverty From Someone Who Overcame It The New Your Observer, by Josh Keefe Download Document
08/08/2016 Tokyo may have found the solution to soaring housing costs Vox Media, by Timothy B. Lee, tim@vox.com Download Document
08/04/2016 What Is Affordable Housing -- and Do You (Yes, You) Qualify? Fox News Download Document
08/03/2016 San Jose homeless remove 24 tons of trash from Coyote Creek The Mercury News, by Hannah Knowles, hknowles@bayareanewsgroup.com Download Document
08/03/2016 A pervasive form of housing discrimination that's still legal The Washington Post, by Emily Badger Download Document
08/03/2016 Dallas homelessness commission asks for $3 million; council wants more details The Dallas Morning News, by Tasha Tsiaperas Download Document
08/02/2016 Portland ends pilot 'safe sleeping' policy immediately Associated Press, by Gillian Flaccus Download Document
08/02/2016 Monday mornings mean moving for homeless population in San Diego Los Angeles Times, by Gary Warth Download Document
08/01/2016 Cindy Crain: First responders should not be our first response to homelessness The Dallas Morning News, by Cindy Crain, Contributor Download Document
08/01/2016 What's behind the decline in homelessness among US veterans? The Christian Science Monitor, by Aidan Quigley Download Document
07/26/2016 To end persistent poverty, a guaranteed job or free money? Boston Globe, by Evan Horowitz, Globe Staff Download Document
07/26/2016 Not getting by in America The Hu.ffington Post, by Joanne Goldblum Download Document
07/26/2016 The basic reason why there just isn't enough decent housing for the poor The Washington Post, by Emily Badger Download Document
07/25/2016 Most Cities Evict Their Homeless Before Big Events. Philly Is Trying Something New. Think Progress, by Bryce Covert Download Document
07/25/2016 Lake County retiree changing life for homeless Orlando Sentinal, by Kate Santich, Staf!Writer Download Document
07/22/2016 San Jose: Lawsuit challenges city housing policy The Mercury News, by Ramona Giwargis Download Document
07/21/2016 How to alleviate the housing crisis: One advocate speaks The Mercury News, by Richard Scheinin Download Document
07/20/2016 Collaboration in Yuba County to Help Homeless Take Step Forward The County Voice, by David Liebler Download Document
07/19/2016 Housing discrimination, segregation to be addressed in federally backed plan, officials say The New Orleans Advocate, by Jessica Williams Download Document
07/19/2016 I pay more than half my income in rent CNN Money, by Kathryn Vasel Download Document
07/15/2016 Yuba County homeless become "tiny home"residents The Sacramento Bee by Ed Fletcher Download Document
07/12/2016 When Will Affordable Housing Advocates Push For More Supply, Fewer Rules? Forbes, by Roger Valdez, Contributor Download Document
07/07/2016 L.A. will need to create a 'housing machine' as part of homeless bond measure, official says The Los Angeles Times, by David Zahniser Download Document
07/06/2016 Tiny houses are trendy, minimalist and often illegal PBS Newshour, by Rebecca Beitsch, Stateline Download Document
07/06/2016 Homeless in Seattle The Huffington Post, by Carolyn Ossorio Download Document
07/06/2016 As homeless plan deadline nears, housing is limited, shelters are full and camps are closing The Dallas Morning News, by Tasha Tsiaperas, Staff, ttsiaperas@dallasnews.com Download Document
07/06/2016 How not to solve homelessness The Los Angeles Times, by The Times Editorial Board Download Document
06/30/2016 What's going on with these tax hikes for homeless programs, anyway? Los Angeles Times, by David Zahniser Download Document
06/30/2016 Sacramento Opens Public Bathrooms for Homeless People Offering the city's homeless some much needed relief The Huffington Post, by Elyse Wahshel, Associate Editor, Good News Download Document
06/30/2016 To help the homeless, first think of them as part of your tribe Mashable, by Chris Taylor Download Document
06/28/2016 San Francisco media plan week of coverage on homeless crisis Associated Press, by Janie Har Download Document
06/28/2016 Steer homeless off streets and into services The Columbus Dispatch, by Froma Harrop Download Document
06/28/2016 City Of Seattle Should Cooperate With Residents Of The Jungle Forbes, by Roger Valdez, Contributor Download Document
06/24/2016 Millennials Are Doomed To Face An Existential Crisis That Will Define The Rest Of Their Lives Forbes, John Mauldin , Contributor Download Document
06/23/2016 Menlo Park opposes governor's affordable housing plan The Mercury News, by Kevin Kelly, Daily News Staf!Write Download Document
06/23/2016 Homeownership In The U.S. Has Plummeted, But Not By Choice The lingering effects of the economic crisis are creating obstacles for most families who want to buy homes. The Huffington Post, by Kate Abbey-Lambertz, National Reporter Download Document
06/23/2016 Court: Man can't be punished 'simply for being homeless' The Washington Post, by Denise Lavoie, AP Download Document
06/23/2016 Ex-Obama Housing Adviser Joins Group Aiming to Shape the Future Newsmax, Dr. Michael Stegman Download Document
06/22/2016 A guaranteed way to make landlords care about crumbling apartments The Washington Post, by Emily Badger Download Document
06/21/2016 Santa Clara County property tax for homeless housing going to voters The Mercury News, by Eric Kurhi Download Document
06/16/2016 Nearly half of Chicago residents can't afford where they live, study says Chicago Tribune, by Gail Marks Jarvis, Contact Reporter Download Document
06/15/2016 Palo Alto: Housing Authority could try to use eminent domain to retain mobile home park The Mercury News, Peninsula, by Jacqueline Lee, Daily News Staff Writer Download Document
06/15/2016 How Section 8 became a 'racial slur' A history of public housing in America. By Emily Badger, Washington Post Download Document
06/01/2016 Lawmaker Spends the Night in A Homeless Camp, Brings Back Lessons to His Colleagues Think Progress, by Bryce Covert Download Document
06/10/2016 76 million Americans are struggling financially or just getting by CNN Money, by Tami Luhby Download Document
06/09/2016 Richard Gere on the homeless: It could be me, or you The Associated Press Download Document
06/08/2016 Homeless shelters struggle with loss of federal funding The Washington Post, by Cathy Bussewitz, AP Download Document
06/08/2016 The unconscionable abandonment of rural America The Week, Opinion, byJeff Spross Download Document
06/07/2016 Paul Ryan's favorite poverty talking point debunked Politico, The Agenda, by Danny Vinik Download Document
06/06/2016 Living in a poor neighborhood changes everything about your life Vox, by Alvin Chang Download Document
06/06/2016 IVY ZELMAN: 'There's a shortage of shelter' Yahoo, Myles Udland, Business Insider Download Document
06/02/2016 Homeless say booming cities have outlawed their right to sleep, beg and even sit The Washington Post, by Justin Jouvenal Download Document
05/31/2016 What's behind the dramatic rise in L.A. County's homeless population Los Angeles Times, by Doug Smith and Shelby Grad, Contact Reporter Download Document
05/31/2016 Affordable housing crunch? Some investors hope to help. The Christian Science Monitor, by Laurent Belsie, Staff writer Download Document
05/31/2016 How can we keep Boston from turning into a truly unaffordable city? Boston Globe, by Evan Horowitz, Staff Download Document
05/31/2016 Housing activist on waiting list for two decades finally gets an apartment Chicago Tribune, by Lolly Bowean, Contact Reporter, Download Document
05/31/2016 Subsidized rent, but nowhere to go: Homeless voucbers go unused Los Angeles Times, Gale Holland and Abby Sewell, Download Document
05/27/2016 What CEOs Should Be Saying About Inequality Forbes, Opinion, by Fred Smith, Contributor Download Document
05/27/2016 The IMF is Starting to Think that 'Neoliberalism' has Created an Inequality Problem Business Insider, Finance, by Will Martin Download Document
05/27/2016 The Gobsmacking Racism of America's Criminal Justice System The Week, Analysis, by Emily L. Hauser Download Document
05/26/2016 Minimum Wage Workers Can't Afford Rent Anywhere in the Country Think Progress, by Bryce Covert Download Document
05/26/2016 For many poor families, housing costs are 'out of reach' The Washington Post, by Joe Davidson, Columnist Download Document
05/25/2016 Sonoma County shelters decry loss in federal funding CHRISTI WARREN - THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Download Document
05/24/2016 HUD slashes funding for transition housing By Jenny Espino - jespino@redding.com Download Document
05/24/2016 Life expectancy for the homeless is 64; Medicaid kicks in at 65 The Dallas Morning News, by Cindy J. Crain Download Document
05/20/2016 Public safety is getting short shrift in city's response to homelessness The Seattle Times, by Alison Krupnick Download Document
05/19/2016 Mercury News editorial: Housing California's homeless The Mercury News Download Document
05/12/2016 Why solving homelessness is stupidly easy The Week, byJef!Spross Download Document
05/11/2016 There are now more homeless kids and parents in D.C. than single adults for the first time Washington Post, by Aaron C. Davis Download Document
05/09/2016 Constraints on Beggars Crumble After U.S. Supreme Court Case Bloomberg Politics, by Tim Jones, Download Document
05/09/2016 HUD homeless grant money gone, what next? MIAMI HERALD, Miami Herald Editorial Board Download Document
05/09/2016 Portland allows homeless to camp overnight on streets; Seattle officials watch The Seattle Times, By Hal Bernton Download Document
05/06/2016 Austin's 'Tiny Village' For the Homeless Opens Its Doors by 3p Contributor Download Document
05/06/2016 This Town Ran An Illegal Debtor's Prison For Years. Now It Has To Pay Back The People It Jailed. ThinkProgress, by Alan Pyke Download Document
05/05/2016 PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY EXECS MAY SOON BE THE MOST POWERFUL FEDS IN TOWN Instapundit Blog Archive, Instapundit.com, in association with P J Media, posted by Mark Tapscott Download Document
05/04/2016 Akron Police Told A Homeless Panhandler He Should 'Get A F*cking Job.' Now He's Suing. Think Progress, by Alan Pyke Download Document
05/03/2016 West Coast mayors ask Congress for more help with homeless crisis By Daniel Beekman, Seattle Times staff reporter Download Document
04/29/2016 Is it racist to deny housing to people with criminal records? The Dallas Morning News, by Julieta Chiquillo Download Document
04/26/2016 Santa Clara County looking at bond measure to fund affordable housing The Mercury News, by Eric Kurhi, ekurhi@bayareanewsgroup.com Download Document
04/26/2016 How I went from middle class to homeless by Heather Long and Logan Whiteside Download Document
04/25/2016 The vicious cycle of criminalized homelessness Vocativ, by James King Download Document
04/24/2016 Housing crunch: The price isn't right Christian Science Monitor, by Jessica Mendoza Download Document
04/21/2016 Editorial: Venice homeless plan is smart and enterprising Los Angeles Times, by The Times Editorial Board, Download Document
04/17/2016 The Surprisingly Simple Way Utah Solved Chronic Homelessness and Saved Millions By Terrence McCoy - The Washington Post Download Document
04/15/2016 Butte County officials, community groups gather for summit on homelessness Chico Enterprise-Record, by Ryan Olson Download Document
04/11/2016 Why America hates its poor Nico Lang, The Daily Dot Download Document
04/11/2016 Where living poor means dying young The Washington Post, by Emily Badger and Christopher Ingraham Download Document
04/07/2016 Working together Local government, service organizations throughout county to gather at forum on homelessness By Ernesto Rivera - Chico News & Review Download Document
04/04/2016 HUD seeks to end housing discrimination against ex-offenders MSNBC, by HalimahAbdu/lah Download Document
04/04/2016 American policy fails at reducing child poverty because it aims to fix the poor If we want to help kids, it's time to focus on money, not marriage. The Washington Post, by Philip Cohen Download Document
03/31/2016 14 million Americans live in extremely poor neighborhoods CNNMoney (New York), by Tami Luhby Download Document
03/30/2016 In a High-Rent World, Affordable and Safe Housing is Hard to Come By NPR North State Radio, All Things Considered, Pam Fessler Download Document
03/30/2016 Low-income Americans can no longer afford rent, food, and transportation VOX, Policy & Politics, by Soo Oh Download Document
03/30/2016 Editorial: Curing homelessness. Again The Salt Lake Tribune Download Document
03/30/2016 There's a weird hypocrisy at the heart of the case against unions The Week, byJeffSpross Download Document
03/18/2016 Lack of affordable housing drives homelessness by Samuel Lester - The Tennessean (part of the USA Today network) Download Document
03/17/2016 Conquering homelessness is a shared responsibility By Bobbie Ibarra, bibarra@miamihomesforall.org. Miami Herald, Op-Ed Download Document
03/04/2016 City Takes a Stand Against Treating Homeless Camps Like Crime Rings Think Progress, by Alan Pyke Download Document
02/28/2016 Stairways Programming says community is safer through partnership with Target Team By Ashiah Scharaga. Enterprise-Record Download Document
01/09/2016 Poor People's Palooza spotlights affordable housing issue with panel, film, music Ed Mayer, Bill Mash, Tam Le and James Coles are part of the team behind the third annual Poor People's Palooza and Film Festival. It's a conference, concert, documentary film showing and dinner geared toward shining a light on the lack of affordable housing in Chico By Ashiah Scharaga, Enterprise-Record Download Document
2016 Facts from the 2016 State of the Nation's Housing Report from the Joint Cent r for Housing Studies of Harvard University JCHS Download Document
2016 Do Homeless Persons Living in Merced County Have Geographical and Relational Ties to Cities within the County? By Joe Colletti, PhD and Sofia Herrera, PhD Download Document
06/15/2015 The minimum wage required to afford an average apartment is much higher than you'd imagine BGRNews - Yoni Heisler Download Document
05/08/2015 What If the Key to Ending Homelessness Is Just That-a Key? By Mike Kessler, Takepart.com Download Document
02/03/2015 Feds delay by 1 year goal for ending chronic homelessness By KEVIN FREKING - Associated Press Download Document
01/15/2015 On and of the streets Local visual journalist to present ground-level perspective on homelessness and poverty By Howard Hardee - Chico News & Review Download Document
09/13/2014 Pasadena uses meters to raise change for homeless ASSOCIATED PRESS Download Document
07/23/2014 Homeless could be causing CARD rent loss CARD employee Aaron Haar shows the litter and homeless encampments that are common along Big Chico Creek behind the Community Center. The area shown is city property next to the lawn used by CARD for events By Laura Urseny - lurseny@chicoer.com, @LauraUrseny on Twitter Download Document
04/29/2013 TIMELINE: Deinstitutionalization And Its Consequences By Deanna Pan - Mother Jones Download Document
09/22/2010 Chilean Economist Manfred Max-Neef: US Is Becoming an "Underdeveloping Nation" Democracy Now! Download Document
N/A Traveling all over the city to reach various supportive services can be time-consuming and frustrating. The PATH Mall aims to address this common issue by bringing together more than a dozen homeless service providers in a single location. People experiencing homelessness can access housing assistance, health services, employment counseling, and more, all under one roof. http://www.epath.org Download Document

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