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Homeless, poor have new health care, but often don’t know
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Denise Scott shouts angrily over the way America has forgotten her.

“We don’t need no more illegals comin’ over here!” she screams from a Skid Row sidewalk littered with chicken bones, paper plates and discarded clothes.

“Fix the problems in this country! I need a place to live!”

Christopher Mack, a lead community outreach worker for a health clinic in the heart of Los Angeles’ Skid Row, squats next to her.

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