Obama’s five-year plan for homelessness 

I never like to be the first to say such things, so I let Chris Matthews draw the Jimmy Carter comparisons after President Obama’s speech last night. But I just got this press release from the White House, and I don’t know if I can stop myself:


June 16, 2010

ADVISORY: Obama Administration to Unveil National Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, June 22, the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) will release the nation’s first comprehensive strategy to prevent and end homelessness.

Now, don’t laugh. I know we’ve never solved homelessness, but we’ve never had anyone as smart as Barack Obama try to tackle this problem before.

And don’t think of it as an attempt to distract from the oil spill. Perhaps he plans to hire the homeless population to clean it up.

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David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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