Golden Gate Xpress

Rent control bill passes

Wilson Gomez

September 18, 2019

Fewer than 5% of California cities impose rent control on landlords, but the state legislature approved Wednesday a bill to cap how much they can increase rent each year. Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, proposed the Tenant Pro...

Voters reject rent control

Voters reject rent control

November 15, 2018

Price to live on campus set to rise, again

Garrett Bergthold

November 22, 2017

Everyone living on campus including staff, faculty and students will receive a 5 percent rent increase with the signing of their next rental contract. It’s the first chunk of a maximum 30 percent rent hike set to build up duri...

Minimum wage doesn’t mean livable wage

Chris DeJohn

May 3, 2016

Facebook has recently been riddled with armchair economic experts espousing the cons of raising fast-food employee wages up to $15 an hour. Unfortunately, most of these propositions are littered with misinformation. In an attempt to illustrate incompetence and somehow disprove the justifications behind...

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