Gov. Gavin Newsom is six months into his first term as governor. The Sacramento Bee has been tracking 10 promises he made while campaigning for the job.
Now that he’s signed his first budget, we have an update on his progress on such issues as homelessness and health care.
He’s made some initial progress but is still far from accomplishing many of his concrete long-term goals, like building 3.5 million new homes and creating half a million apprenticeships to boost California’s workforce.
Here’s where things stand: