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Philly Cuts Housing Subsidies

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Philly Cuts Housing Subsidies

Philly Cuts Housing Subsidies

Philly Cuts Housing Subsidies

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Philadelphia cuts the number of residents who receive Section 8 housing subsidies. The city wants to invest the money into job training programs and other social services designed to wean people off the housing subsidies. Brad Linder of member station WHYY reports.