The Trump administration is reportedly planning to slap San Francisco with an EPA violation due to the city’s rampant homelessness crisis.
An advocacy group is calling on President Trump to issue an executive order, officially declaring the Los Angeles homeless crisis a national emergency. One America’s Stefan Kleinhenz has more from the White House.
The Trump administration is ready to help tackle California’s homelessness crisis. During an interview Monday, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said President Trump is passionate about combating homelessness in the state.
The National Rifle Association (NRA) is pushing back on a declaration, which labels the group a “domestic terrorist organization.” The NRA filed a lawsuit Monday, challenging the declaration filed by the city of San Francisco. The gun rights advocacy group is claiming it violates their First Amendment rights of free speech.
Portland locals are echoing sentiments by other major cities on the West Coast by slamming elected officials for failing to act on the homeless crisis.