California Update for Monday, October 2, 2017

Oct 2, 2017

Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills from the housing package in San Francisco.
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• Gov. Jerry Brown has signed 15 bills that backers hope will finally begin to address California’s extraordinarily high housing costs.

California Assembly

• How well did Proposition 54 work in its first year? The ballot measure required bills at the Capitol be printed three days prior to a final vote. Experts weigh in on what worked and what did not.

Today's reporting by Ben Adler and Chris Nichols.