On December 17, 2018, U.S. Representative Donald Payne, Jr. visited and toured Bridges Project Connect in Newark and heard about the homeless crisis.
We don’t want to keep people in state of homelessness. We want them to have a place to call home with supports said Taiisa Kelly on Newark Today.
Congressman Leonard Lance has worked with Monarch in the past, visited properties in the district and is committed to working on a bi-partisan solutions.
“Housing should be a right in our country.” Congressman Donald Payne, Jr., “When half or more of your income goes to rent, there is little for necessities.”