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Combating homelessness needs to remain a D.C. priority

THE WORST of the District’s homeless crisis may well be over for this year. Officials report a dramatic decline in the number of families entering emergency shelter, and hypothermia season is — we hope — nearing an end. So improved is the situation that D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray (D) asked council members to hold off on his recent request for emergency powers to deal with shelter placements.

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