THE MEDIa

WANTS TO KNOW WHY

Why has the U.S. homeless population risen by more than 16% since 2013– the year that

HUD promised homelessness would be eradicated in less than a decade?

Why has the U.S. unsheltered population risen by 22%, given that the policy in place

was designed to largely address “street homeless?”

What can we do to reverse this humanitarian crisis?

The following pages provide the insight the news media is seeking.