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  • Why California lawmakers want affordable housing money

    After an April 25, 2016 press conference announcing a $1.3 billion affordable housing budget proposal, Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, explains why lawmakers are focused on housing.

After an April 25, 2016 press conference announcing a $1.3 billion affordable housing budget proposal, Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, explains why lawmakers are focused on housing. Jeremy B. White jwhite@sacbee.com
After an April 25, 2016 press conference announcing a $1.3 billion affordable housing budget proposal, Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, explains why lawmakers are focused on housing. Jeremy B. White jwhite@sacbee.com
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Dan Walters: Data show California’s deepening housing crisis

May 02, 2016 3:01 PM

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