This November, California voters will decide whether to authorize a $4 billion infusion to existing affordable housing programs for veterans and low-income residents. Supporters of Proposition 1 say it will help address the state's housing crisis. Opponents of the measure say it does nothing to cut the regulatory red tape that slows building in California and that the state can’t afford to take on more debt. Forum takes up the debate and examines the possible effects of Proposition 1.
Proposition 1 Would Authorize $4 Billion in Bonds for Affordable Housing
John Moorlach, California state senator, representing the 37th district
Guy Marzorati, reporter, KQED's California Politics and Government Desk
Linda Mandolini, president, Eden Housing