National attention on the tenant protections passed in Portland. Local advocates push for more.
In other news: A bird kill costs the feds $5 million.
The more conservative house of the Oregon legislature has voted to enact a cap on rent increases and restrictions on “no cause” evictions.
Supermajorities in both chambers will help overcome the opposition that defeated similar legislation in 2017.
In other news: Rent hikes could be capped statewide at 7 percent.
Oregon could become the first U.S. state to legislate rent control. Here’s what readers think.
Eudaly says state should not limit a city’s ability to institute caps on rents or requirements for paying relocation.
A document obtained by WW shows the outlines of the legislation for tenant protections.
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