“Both HUD and the White House insist that nobody will lose housing due to the budget cuts because people will just go out and get jobs.”
Ah, yes — more of the “poor people choose to be poor” mindset. If we make being poor extremely uncomfortable, these people will choose to be rich instead. Problem solved.
Where are all these jobs, exactly? The ones that would allow someone to earn enough to live in one of these homes or apartments and pay full price with no subsidy? They’re certainly not at Walmart.