Saturday, December 26, 2009

Rent-Controlled Apartments: Nice If You Can Get One

From July 2008:

In this video from New York's WCBS-TV, US Representative Charles Rangel (D-NY) defends his occupancy of multiple rent-controlled apartments intended to help the needy.

2 comments:

  1. Rangel's case can be multiplied over and over. The same is true of his hypocracy.

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  2. Thanks, John. I'm especially happy to have this fresher example, since my students have never heard of people like Carly Simon, Alistair Cooke, Kim Alexis, Mia Farrow, and Ed Koch -- though they all lived in rent-stabilized apartments intended for the needy.

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