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Homeless in Texas

Greg Abbott said San Antonio could teach Austin how to help homeless people. Experts disagree.

The Texas governor's comments came amid controversial changes to Austin's ordinances, which many said criminalized homelessness. While San Antonio officials say they've reduced the visibility of people experiencing homelessness downtown, their overall numbers remain stagnant.

Daniel Johnson, who is homeless, sits on a bench on Congress Avenue in downtown Austin on Aug. 4, 2019.

"Many of them would be downtown"

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