All Home’s Statement on Governor Newsom’s 2021 Budget Proposal

Statement on Governor Newsom’s May Budget Revision from Tomiquia Moss, CEO of All Home (CA), on $12.5 billion to tack homelessness and the housing crisis

Today we welcome the news that Governor Newsom’s May Budget Revision proposes a $12.5 billion investment to reduce homelessness and increase affordable housing access. Governor Newsom backed up his promise to tackle the most urgent and pressing issues on the minds of Californians with his proposal of significant new funding for housing and homelessness.

The Governor’s proposal focuses on ending family and youth homelessness and dedicated about a third of these new funds toward that ambitious goal. Close to another third of the proposal is dedicated to Project Homekey, a strategy that…