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Origin of rent control
OTHER WORDS FROM rent controlrent-con·trolled, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for rent control
Rafael Bautista, an organizer with San Diego Tenants United, said the city under Faulconer never responded to activist demands for policies like rent control, eviction protections or increased code enforcement against slumlords.Faulconer ‘Changed the Dialogue’ on Housing, But Results Remain Elusive|Andrew Keatts|December 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Tenants’-rights groups also promoted rent control, with the goal of keeping housing affordable.
A statewide measure on the November ballot would allow cities to enact rent control measures if they choose.Coastal Anxieties Run Deep in Oceanside Mayor’s Race|Kayla Jimenez|October 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
He said that while he supported Proposition 10, he is still against rent control.
I may be wrong, but I believe that rent control is generally supported by Democrats and generally opposed by Republicans.Why Rent Control Doesn’t Work (Ep. 373 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|March 12, 2020|Freakonomics
From there we took the train to Nice, France, but the French border control caught us and sent us back to Italy.
Spin control began, Florida-style: the opinion only covers some counties, some people, some times.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He seemed by all appearances perfectly happy to let the Republicans control the state senate.Mario Cuomo: An OK Governor, but a Far Better Person|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The police cannot ultimately control public opinion unilaterally.
So not only will the GOP have control in the Senate, it will move the center of gravity on Capitol Hill hard to starboard.The Democrats’ Black Hole—and What They Can Do About It|Michael Tomasky|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Solely over one man therein thou hast quite absolute control.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
In a few minutes, however, he had it again under control, and they soon reached the berg.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
A certain amount of his ill-humour vented, Tressan made an effort to regain his self-control.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Rent, the share of the land-owner, offered to the classicist a rather peculiar case.
A fourth lives upon rent, dozing in his chair, and neither toils nor spins.