Marcos Breton

March 5, 2016 4:01 PM

Marcos Breton: With homeless camps, politicians should listen to local expert

A city-sanctioned homeless camp is gaining momentum, in part because of political pressure

Ryan Loofbourrow, head of Sacramento Steps Forward, thinks real housing is a better strategy

Instead of tents, SSF’s ‘rapid rehousing’ program has the ability to put less-vulnerable homeless people into apartments

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Hello, my name is Marcos Breton, and I'm the news columnist with The Sacramento Bee. What's a columnist supposed to do? I'm supposed to make you think, make you laugh, make you mad or make you see an issue in a different way. I also write a weekly baseball column during the baseball season. I am a native of Northern California and the son of Mexican immigrants. I've been at The Bee for more than 20 years, and I love Sacramento.

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