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McKee's Media June 1, 2018

Tenants' PAC


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Friday, June 1, 2018

McKee's Media - May 5, 2018



Tenants' PAC           
Susan Steinberg: Why we're pushing for stronger 
rent laws early (Town & Village)

Steve Wishnia: If your rent is too damn high, blame 
Anthony Weiner (Village Voice)

McKee's Media April 10, 2018



NY Times: 83 million court records show an eviction crisis sweeping the U.S.




REZONING: Abigail Savitch-Lew: Is City keeping track of 
development in East New York? (City Limits)

El Diario: Instan a Legislature estatal cambiar la ley de 
 alquileres (Ebbets Field tenants want state to protect tenants)
Patch: Ebbets Field tenants suffer with bad conditions, landlord 
sues tenants instead of fixing hole in balcony, & tenants & legislators
 rally for stronger rent laws






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McKee's Media April 30, 2018



TENANT BLACKLISTINGPaula Franzese: Tenant blacklisting & the denial of opportunity (Fordham Law Journal)

NYCHASamar Khurshid: Impact on city budget of Cuomo's executive 
order to impose external monitor on NYCHA is unclear (Gotham Gazette)
Erin Durkin: NYCHA retaliates against tenants who 
complain about conditions (Daily News)

ALTMAN CASE GOES FOR LANDLORDS

RENT GUIDELINES BOARD
NY 1 News: City rent board adopts 
 preliminary rent adjustments, ignoring 
tenant calls for a rent freeze (VIDEO)
Commercial Observer on RGB preliminary vote

TRUMP PROPOSES RAISING HUD TENANT RENTS
CITY COUNCIL

ALBANY AND ETHICS
Times Herald-Record: Assembly votes again to close 

HOMELESSNESS



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McKee's Media April 21 2018



ETHICS



City Limits: Bid to change NYC scaffolding law stirs old debate



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McKee's Media April 14 2018



RENT STABILIZED APARTMENTS

New York Times: California advocates take rent control 
 campaign to the streets



Brad Lander & David Jones: Fifty years after passage of 


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