Paige Clem sits in the car she lives in with her husband and three dogs outside a church in Everett, where free food was being distributed. Clem, who said she has battled drug addiction in the past but was now clean, said having enough money just to run the heat in her car and move it when required was a daily challenge. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Paige Clem sits in the car she lives in with her husband and three dogs outside a church in Everett, where free food was being distributed. Clem, who said she has battled drug addiction in the past but was now clean, said having enough money just to run the heat in her car and move it when required was a daily challenge. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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