Newsom Meter graphic homelessGov. Gavin Newsom has taken bold action on his campaign promise to address California’s homelessness crisis, though the problem has deepened statewide. PolitiFact California examined his progress after one year.

Story by Chris Nichols.

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gavin budget34Governor Gavin Newsom's budget plan calls for offering teachers $20,000 to teach at low performing schools.

Story by Drew Sandsor.

(Photo: California Gov. Gavin Newsom gestures toward a chart showing the growth of the state's rainy day fund as he discusses his proposed 2020-2021 state budget during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 - Rich Pedroncelli/AP)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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