VA reverses course, won't alter homeless program funding

WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs officials on Wednesday reversed course on plans to dramatically alter how funding for homeless veterans programs is handled, promising “absolutely no change in the funding” until fiscal 2019.

In recent weeks, veterans advocates had been upset over plans from department leaders to shift funding previous restricted to homeless housing vouchers — specifically, the Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing program — to general purpose money.

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