H.R. 8, the fiscal cliff bill, lowers the caps for discretionary spending in FY13 by $2 billion, which would alter negatively the trajectory of HUD appropriations for the current fiscal year.

There are many myths and stereotypes about the individuals and families experiencing homelessness in New Jersey. Today we publish the first of some of the common myths about the homeless population, along with the facts that challenge them. Myth 1: People who are homeless in New Jersey take advantage of the system.