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 Housing - Berkeley is in the midst of an affordability crisis. Skyrocketing rents hurt all Berkeleyans, straining household budgets and forcing members of our community to leave for other cities. The influx of market rate units without providing an adequate number of affordable units and exodus of working families from Berkeley threatens the economic and cultural diversity of our city.   [more...]

 Homelessness - According to the 2015 Point-In-Time homeless count, approximately 850 Berkeleyans are homeless. Recent estimates have judged the number to be closer to one thousand people. In other words, close to one percent of our city’s population is unhoused. This situation is unacceptable, and Jesse is championing a tiered system of services for the homeless in order to put a stop to it. [more...]

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