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Activists urge passage of rent bills
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Activists urge passage of rent bills
Rent control was back on the table Tuesday for Massachusetts lawmakers, as the Joint Committee on Housing held a hearing on several tenant-landlord bills this week, including two that would give municipalities the option to pass rent control measures.
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Rent control not a clear cut divide
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Rent control not a clear cut divide
As candidates for Boston’s top executive office spread themselves across the spectrum on issues, City Councilor Michelle Wu has made it clear that she stands in support of lifting the 1994 state ban on rent control. But acting Mayor Kim Janey has also made it part of her platform, albeit less vocally.
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Mayoral candidates face an electorate that’s moving to the left
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Mayoral candidates face an electorate that’s moving to the left
Of the six lead candidates running for mayor, none backs a fully elected school committee, only one supports rent control.
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