Facing a health crisis, California legislators call for a moratorium on evictions, utility shutoffs and foreclosures.
Los Angeles’ cleanup of a homeless encampment is met by protests from homeless residents and activists.
President Trump once denounced Los Angeles for its sidewalk encampments and vowed to take action without consulting the city.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom calls homelessness an emergency akin to a major earthquake, but his proposals do not prevent cities from sweeping people off the streets.
One survey found that 80 percent of one encampment’s residents reported having a diagnosed mental illness.