Half of Southern Californian residents believe government officials are responsible for taking care of the homeless population, according to an exclusive Eyewitness News poll conducted by Survey USA.
The survey asked, "Who is responsible for taking care of the homeless?" An overwhelming 50 percent of participants said it should be government officials.
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HOMELESS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA