Monthly Archives: June 2012

Affordable Care Act – Individual Mandate UPHELD

The National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH) supports today’s Supreme Court ruling upholding sound healthcare legislation and affirming individual mandates. Today’s ruling brings us closer to recognizing that all Americans should have access to medical care, regardless of financial or … Continue reading

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Affordable Care Act – Medicaid Expansion UPHELD

The National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH) supports today’s Supreme Court ruling enabling the expansion of medical coverage to those most in need. Homeless people suffer from multiple health problems at a higher rate than those who aren’t, yet 55% … Continue reading

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Summer is Heating Up: Meet NCH’s New Interns!

Alison Dinmore is a third year law student at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law working on her J.D. and a certificate in Public Law and Policy with a concentration in Housing Law. “Through my experiences volunteering … Continue reading

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Reflections on Youth Homelessness

Last week, we attended a briefing called “Voices of Youth- Discussion on Homelessness.” This forum, held on Capital Hill, brought together 13 students from around the country who were formerly and/or currently homeless, who had received a scholarship to pursue … Continue reading

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