Riverside, CA – Earlier this morning, Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) left Path of Life Ministries Homeless Shelter after completing an overnight stay. During the visit, Takano met with staff, went through the intake process, spoke with housing counselors and toured the shelter.
Throughout the night, Takano spoke with guests about their struggles, their experiences while being homeless, and how they are attempting to pull themselves out of poverty. Several of the guests Takano spoke with were veterans.
His identity was not revealed to guests until morning at breakfast.