Monthly Archives: October 2018

Prop 10 Has Already Won

Building Momentum for Future Tenant Victories Last week’s poll by the Public Policy Institute of California that had California’s Prop 10 trailing badly (60% say they will vote no) led some to conclude that a big defeat would set back the state’s tenants movement. But Prop 10 has already proved a huge step forward for tenants. In [...]

By |2018-10-31T10:00:39-07:00October 31st, 2018|Advocacy, Local Updates|

Beverly Hills City Council Adopts Urgency Ordinance

"The final details of an urgency ordinance to eliminate no-cause evictions are being prepared for the Beverly Hills City Council’s Nov. 6 meeting. The council unanimously voted to implement the urgency ordinance during a special meeting on Oct. 18. According to a news release from the city, Chapter 5 of the current Rent Stabilization Ordinance [...]

By |2018-10-31T08:58:12-07:00October 31st, 2018|Advocacy, Local Updates|

California Tenants Take Rent Control Fight to the Ballot Box

"From pulpits across Los Angeles, Pastor Kelvin Sauls has spent the past few months delivering sermons on the spiritual benefits of fasting. The food in the sermon is rent, and landlords need less of it. “My role is to bring a moral perspective to what we are dealing with around the housing crisis,” Pastor Sauls [...]

By |2018-10-31T08:43:33-07:00October 31st, 2018|Advocacy, Local Updates|