Our First Look: Did the Mayor Fund Our Housing and Homelessness Priorities?

Posted on Jun 9, 2021 in Budget Cuts, DC Budget, Featured, Homelessness, Housing, Justice, People, Poverty, Wealth Gap | 0 comments

Welcome to our first assessment of the proposed FY22 budget! We will try to explain how much money Mayor Bowser has committed to meet our demands for ending and preventing homelessness and creating deeply affordable housing. It is up to the Council now to shift this budget into one that does more to shake up the status quo, and more to provide housing justice to District residents.

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“Moving from congregate shelters to private rooms needs to happen NOW to save lives!”

Posted on May 11, 2020 in Action Alert, Budget Cuts, DC Policies and Plans, Homelessness, Housing, Justice, People, Poverty, Shelter, Wealth Gap | 0 comments

Since we sent out our letter to the Mayor on April 24, 115 more people have tested positive and 3 more people have died, bringing the total numbers to 260 who have tested positive and 12 who have died. There is still no universal testing.

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