Lucie's Place, the non-profit outreach program that seeks to assist LGBT youth who find themselves homeless, announced a crowdfunding effort today that they hope will help raise the final $60,000 needed to allow them to purchase and open a transitional living home for those they help.
THIS .... The Austin, Texas Homeless Resource Center Re the Democrat-Gazette's extensive front-page article about a former Austin, Texas mayor who said a huge, state-of-the-art homeless shelter in Austin had perhaps deterred downtown redevelopment for a block or so around the building, but not elsewhere: Mayor Mark Stodola chimed in...
Supporters of a new Main Street location for a center for vets seeking counseling and a variety of day services met yesterday with Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Griffin, an opponent of the Main Street location, and House VA Committee Chair Jeff Miller, a Florida Republican, brought down by Griffin to buttress his attack on the VA for considering the location.
When President-elect Trump announced he would, in a few days, force Congress to enact comprehensive health insurance for everyone, poor or rich, that would provide better and cheaper care than they've ever gotten, you had to wonder whether this guy is a miracle worker or a fool.