Despite the headlines, not everyone believes Phoenix has housed every homeless veteran in the city.
Amy Silverman Charles Ackles
It's a typical Monday morning for Joe Simek, a veterans advocate at the Justa Center, a day program for homeless seniors in downtown Phoenix.
He stops filling a plastic bag with toiletries for a homeless veteran to chat about his background and his job. Simek is retired Army, served for 27 years -- in Germany, Vietnam, Desert Storm. He worked at the Pentagon. His mantra was always, "Serve the solider," something he practices to this day.More »