Gavin Newsom on Principles & Values

S.F. Mayor; former Gov. cand.


Strict separation of church and state

I'm glad we can so vigorously agree on the need to keep a clear, unwavering separation of church and state.
Source: Twitter posting on 2018 California gubernatorial race , Jun 11, 2017

Supports Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism.

Newsom adopted the manifesto, "A New Politics for a New America":

As New Democrats, we believe in a Third Way that rejects the old left-right debate and affirms America’s basic bargain: opportunity for all, responsibility from all, and community of all.