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How Utah Will Soon END Chronic Homelessness

The Huffington Post | Anna Bahr | Posted 11.30.2011 | Impact

Though a recent congressional report announced recession-driven rises in poverty rates in 46 states, Utah is coming close to achieving its 10-year goa...

In New Orleans, Many Have Yet to Travel the Road Home

James Perry | Posted 07.10.2011 | Politics
James Perry

Both Louisiana and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development should immediately reopen settlement talks and work with post-Katrina plaintiffs to achieve the best result for homeowners who are still struggling to repair their homes and their communities.

Will Congress Take Money From Katrina Victims to Pay for BP Spill Costs?

Chris Kromm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kromm

For many in New Orleans, it was the ultimate insult: On July 1, the U.S. House passed an emergency spending bill largely for the war in Afghanistan. The same bill also allocates $304 million for BP oil disaster measures

Judge: Hurricane Katrina Flooding Was Caused By Army Corps Of Engineers' Negligence

AP | CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the Army Corps of Engineers' failure to properly maintain a navigation channel led to massive...

New Orleans: Where Did the Money Go?

Harry Shearer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Shearer

The State of Louisiana has just replaced the previous private contractor, ICF, in charge of the program to renovate or rebuild affordable rental housing in New Orleans.