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Economists Say Rent Control Works

In Featured, News by Patrick Range McDonald

A group of 32 economists have written a letter to the Biden Administration saying that rent control is an effective tool to protect the poor and middle and working class. The economists also said that …

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Rent Control is as American as Apple Pie

In News by Patrick Range McDonald

Since World War I, rent control has been an effective tool to protect middle- and working-class Americans against predatory landlords and skyrocketing rents. That was especially true during World War II and when rampant inflation …

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LGBTQ+ Tenants Need Rent Control

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Studies have long indicated that the LGBTQ+ community needs rent control. That’s because LGBTQ+ people are more likely to rent than own a home, which means they’re constantly dealing with the predatory tactics of the …