Quote of the Day 9/19/2016

“We changed our focus to gear it toward (the veteran population). They have been phenomenal. They have a great work ethic. They want to be left alone. They just want a nice, quiet place to live. We’ve had nothing but success with them.”

-Leon Riggs, property manager for one of the 40 nonprofits in Oklahoma City participating in a federal program that aims to end veteran homelessness by the end of 2016 (Source).


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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