Due to a historic budget surplus, California Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders may have over $100 billion more to spend.
Newsom wants to return part of that money to households, reducing the burden of rising prices.
Qualified low-income renters who applied before March 31 may get rent assistance.
Transit users would benefit from free service for a short time
Families with low incomes may save up to $595 per month on child care and preschool.