Hurdles still remain for homeless vets

VA chief: Goal to end plight on target

Posted: November 12, 2012 at 5:51 a.m.

Veteran Arthur Lute holds his 5-month-old son Evan in his apartment in Chula Vista, Calif., last month.

Arthur Lute’s arduous journey from his days as a U.S. Marine to his nights sleeping on the streets illustrates the challenge for the government to fulfill its promise to end homelessness among veterans by 2015.

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