Section 8 cuts may increase homelessness

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This spring, the Bush administration announced cuts to a federal housing voucher program known as Section 8 that helps families and individuals on low incomes pay their rent each month. Today, the Directors of Homelessness task forces in Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire are sending a letter to Federal Housing officials warning that the Section 8 cuts will lead directly to an increase in homelessness.

With us on the line is Sarah Carpenter, Executive Director of the Vermont Housing Finance Agency…Good Morning…

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