Tamara Bancroft sits inside her van on Monday, where she lives with her partner among the two-dozen or so vehicles housing homeless single women in a church parking lot in Kirkland. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Tamara Bancroft sits inside her van on Monday, where she lives with her partner among the two-dozen or so vehicles housing homeless single women in a church parking lot in Kirkland. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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