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Reporter: Alex Zequiera

Fathers, mothers and children wait in a line for a voucher that will give them affordable housing in our area.

The hundreds waiting outside the housing authority in Boca Raton highlights the problem people have trying to find a place to live within their budget.

They're upset as because many of them were under the impression the applications for subsidized housing would be available Thursday after 9 a.m. Instead, hundreds lined up outside the housing authority late Tuesday night and were given applications and asked to go home.

Many folks were turned away without applications but were eventually allowed to come back and line up. Now, they're afraid there will be no applications leftover Wednesday.

We'll continue to follow this story bringing you more information as it becomes available.

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