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Congressman Welch Pushes for Additional Homelessness Funds

Posted May 9, 2017

Congressman Peter Welch visited the Good Samaritan Haven in Barre on Monday to promote a new bill called the PATH Fairness Act, which focuses on providing more funding to combat homelessness in rural areas.

The bill proposes an increase from $300,000 annually to $750,00 per year to fund five homeless shelters across the state. Congressman Welch has bipartisan support for the bill with a Republican co-sponsor.

Read the full story from MyChamplainValley.com.