Lawmakers are considering ways to reduce veteran homelessness along the U.S. – Mexico border.
Congressman Henry Cuellar is planning some changes for fiscal year 2017.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development already works with Veterans Affairs to give vouchers to homeless veterans looking for housing. However, the effort will cut across government agencies to make sure every resource is being used properly. The bill is now heading to the floor for a vote by the full house.