The dome and exterior of the State Capitol building is viewed on January 27, 2015, in Sacramento, California.

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A syringe is seen discarded near a homeless encampment along Berry St. south of Market Street in San Francisco, California, on Tuesday November 1, 2016.

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A woman looks at the Employment Development Department (EDD) website, where California residents can file for unemployment on Mar. 16, 2020.

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two young adults pose for a portrait while holding a photo of their parents, both of whom died from COVID

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Students seated at Ludwig's Fountain at UC Berkeley

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A group of men sit on chairs in a conference room.

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