Isaiah Brumfield, 6, works on math at the Mustard Seed school for homeless children last October. CalWORKs grants don’t cover the rent in most of California.
Isaiah Brumfield, 6, works on math at the Mustard Seed school for homeless children last October. CalWORKs grants don’t cover the rent in most of California. RenÂee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
Isaiah Brumfield, 6, works on math at the Mustard Seed school for homeless children last October. CalWORKs grants don’t cover the rent in most of California. RenÂee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
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Foon Rhee

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The Numbers Crunch: Making the rent is too hard for too many Californians

March 04, 2016 04:00 AM

UPDATED March 05, 2016 08:59 AM

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Foon Rhee, an associate editor, joined the The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board in February 2010 after reporting and editing for newspapers in Massachusetts and North Carolina and keeping his opinions to himself. He graduated from Duke and went to graduate school during a fellowship at the University of Hawaii. Foon Rhee can be reached at frhee@sacbee.com or 916-321-1913. Twitter: @foonrhee.