why-sen.-josh-hawley-is-right-to-go-after-negligent-landlords

Toilets should not leak into dining rooms. That incident was probably the nadir of the various indignities I’ve endured as a renter. Not only was it was gross, it epitomized a landlord whose approach to maintenance was never to do today what could be put off until tomorrow, next week, or next year. Waste-water dripping…

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why-bernie-sanders’-nationwide-rent-control-proposal-is-nuts

There are few principles in economics that receive near-universal consensus from economists, and the truth that ‘rent control is bad’ is one of them. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) has made some outlandish proposals, and his recent endorsement of nationwide rent control is no exception. This past weekend, the 2020 Democratic contender tweeted, “We need nationwide…

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