Rent controls are one of those zombie government interventions that, no matter how much destruction they’ve caused, seem to never go away. Rent controls may ‘feel good,’ and ‘get votes,’ but they produce very bad consequences. AOC is pushing yet another terrible idea: national rent controls!
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