In California, 10% of Legislature now identifies as LGBTQ

While LGBTQ candidates and their supporters celebrated several milestone victories around the nation in this year’s midterm elections, California quietly reached its own: At least 10% of its state lawmakers identify publicly as LGBTQ, believed to be a first for any U.S. legislature.

Newsom set to release $1B for homelessness

Gov. Gavin Newsom agreed to release $1 billion in state funding that he previously paused, but only if local governments make their plans to reduce homelessness more aggressive.