By Matt Levin and Ben Christopher, CALmatters
CALmatters is an independent public interest journalism venture covering California state politics and government.
May 19, 2019 (San Diego's East County) - Shock. Depression. Relief.
Those were just some of the reactions as the year’s most controversial state housing bill met its sudden demise. But very few people—supporters, opponents, and even the author himself—can claim to have seen this coming.