Comments for: Portland, Maine: A city that helps tourists more than its homeless, poor

Posted Oct. 14, 2013, at 12:08 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 14, 2013, at 1:28 p.m.

It seems the city of Portland in the past few years has been more eager to provide for a tourist carrying cash and credit cards than a person carrying the burdens of everyday survival. Homelessness is on the rise in Portland. From 2011 to 2012, the total number of people …

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