Our country is currently facing a homelessness and home affordability crisis. It is at the center of our deteriorating social fabric and quality of life. We simply cannot continue to ignore this issue and avoid Federal responsibility. It is time that the government understands that housing is a human right. As your Congressman my office will work to pass:
Living With Dignity
Our homes are interwoven into neighborhoods, cities and workplaces that together play a role in shaping what our lives are really like. Too many families face increasing burdens and stressors that do not allow us to thrive. I believe housing issues must extend into living with dignity. That’s why this campaign will fight to make the changes that will leave a lasting impact by:
By Andres Bernal, Senior Policy Advisor
In every major city in this country we have been conditioned to normalize people living on the streets, most often already representing marginalized or vulnerable communities. But to really grasp the magnitude of the human crisis at play, we must consider families, including children, that may be on street corners, in addition to the thousands living in homeless shelters and even more that are on the verge of losing their housing security.