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Kimberly Fox rolled her wheelchair through the hallways of the Road Home shelter in Salt Lake City last month, reflecting on the events of the past decade that left her homeless and alone. She used to be a photographer at …

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  • (Scott Sommerdorf   | Tribune file photo)   Rep. Robert Spendlove, R-Sandy, left, and Rep. Mike Schultz, R-Hooper, right, in the Utah House of Representatives, Wednesday, January 28, 2015. Bill advances to study, prevent homelessness among children
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