LA Mayor to Implement State of Emergency on Homelessness

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Newly appointed Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass (D) announced the first measure she will take in office is to declare homeless state of emergency.  “Los Angeles has called me to serve at an inflection point in our history,” Bass remarked in her speech.  Mayor Bass underscored the overwhelming amount of registered homeless people in the city, now reaching 40,000.