CA State Senator. Urbanist. Environmentalist. Advocate for transit, housing, clean energy, criminal justice reform, health, ending poverty. Democrat. 🏳️🌈
Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Senate Housing Committee, issued the following statement regarding Governor Newsom’s housing budget proposal:
Happy New Year! I hope your holiday season was festive and energizing. After a busy legislative year, I was happy to get a little time off, and I’m ready to get back to work to address the issues affecting tens of millions of Californians.
SB 48 creates a “right to shelter” policy to address the number of homeless individuals and families who do not have reliable…