The Latest from PolitiFact California

Expand homeless services

The Promise:

"Expand social services, healthcare (including mental health), bridge housing, and permanent supportive housing" for the homeless.

Update: What has California Gov. Gavin Newsom done so far for the homeless?
False

Claim is severe exaggeration of the facts

Boost affordable housing credit

The Promise:

"Increase affordable housing tax credit from $85 million to $500 million, phased in over a few years," to spur new housing development.

Update: Gavin Newsom’s housing tax credit promise is ‘In the Works’
Mostly False

Wages have risen above inflation since 2014

Create universal healthcare

The Promise:

"As Governor, he will ensure California residents have universal access to healthcare, regardless of their ability to pay, pre-existing conditions, or immigration status."

Update: Gavin Newsom proposes ‘down payment’ on universal healthcare in California

Guarantee free community college

The Promise:

"Guarantee two free years of community college tuition." ​

Update: Gov. Newsom takes first step on promise of free community college in California
Mostly True

Figure is a projection, not a certainty