I will introduce legislation to prevent evictions by subsidizing rent for those about to lose their residence.
There is no more painful example of income inequality than the proliferation of tents in our neighborhoods. The San Fernando Valley has experienced extraordinary increases in the unhoused, unsheltered population living on sidewalks, streets, under freeways, along rivers, in parks and in cars.
I have worked in social services so I know which programs work to prevent loss of housing for those with disabilities, substance abuse disorders, and victims of domestic violence. We can do better.