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Housing the homeless can save money

Giving apartments to the chronically homeless can save taxpayer dollars, advocates say.
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Monroe County homeless initiative gets $512K grant

An Emergency Solutions Grant will be used for shelters, food, medical services and other ways to help the homeless transition to permanent housing
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Thanks to those who serve Erie's homeless

Tom Schlaudecker, who will step down from his unpaid job as director of the Upper Room on April 2 has been volunteering since March 1995.
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Lower homeownership could impede middle-class financial security

Home ownership is a venerated ideal of middle class life in America, and most Americans aspire to own a home. But homeownership rates have been declining steadily since the peak of the housing boom in 2004.
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HUD Secretary Wants $5 Billion Affordable Housing Trust Fund

Housing finance reform that winds down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac must also include a housing trust fund to increase access to affordable housing, according to remarks recently made by Secretary Donovan.
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Governor Corbett's Budget Won't Move Pennsylvania Ahead

Gov. Corbett, attempting to improve growth, made a bet that a billion dollars in new corporate tax cuts would fuel economic recovery, but that bet has been lost.
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