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Interactive: Californians’ Views on Homelessness

By Alyssa Dykman, Vicki Hsieh

Nov 21, 2019 ... A majority of Californians say the presence of homeless people has increased in their community over the past year, and most support a ...

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Californians Are Grappling with Homelessness

By Jennifer Paluch, Marisol Cuellar Mejia

Feb 26, 2020 ... And nearly three in ten self-report as chronically homeless—having been on the streets for more than a year. Figure: California's Homelessness ...


Homelessness in California

By John M. Quigley, Steven Raphael, Eugene Smolensky

This study examines the theory that growing income inequality between the rich and the poor has been a contributing factor to the increasing homelessness in ...

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A Snapshot of Homelessness in California

By Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Vicki Hsieh

Feb 19, 2019 ... After rising 14% from 2016 to 2017, the total number of homeless Californians declined slightly (by 1%) from 2017 to 2018. Homelessness ...


Californians and the Housing Crisis

Home values and rents in California are among the most expensive in the nation, and the state has one of the highest rates of homelessness.

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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Alyssa Dykman

... Californians are most likely to name homelessness as the most important issue for the governor and legislature to address in the coming year.

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What Lessons Can Be Learned from Project Roomkey?

By Shannon McConville

Dec 4, 2020 ... Project Roomkey has provided emergency housing to more than 22000 people experiencing homelessness amid the pandemic. Examining its impact ...