Since When Is Being Homeless A Crime? Well, and in some states and localities, it is. The government needs to create public service jobs and fund the demand for private sector jobs, and then raise the minimum wage to be a "Living" wage.
Homelessness Statistics Make Unconformable Reading for Politicians Worried About Welfare Cuts
One of the major challenges facing veterans is homelessness, who are twice as likely to become chronically homeless as other Americans. This is due, in part, to veterans’ heightened risk of unemployment, foreclosure and poverty.