Voters hold signs demonstrating their support for legislation that would allow California communities to expand rent control policies during a legislative hearing in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The proposal would repeal a law known as the Costa-Hawkins Act that limits cities’ ability to adopt rent control measures on properties built after 1995. (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne)
Voters hold signs demonstrating their support for legislation that would allow California communities to expand rent control policies during a legislative hearing in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The proposal would repeal a law known as the Costa-Hawkins Act that limits cities’ ability to adopt rent control measures on properties built after 1995. (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne) Kathleen Ronayne AP
Voters hold signs demonstrating their support for legislation that would allow California communities to expand rent control policies during a legislative hearing in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The proposal would repeal a law known as the Costa-Hawkins Act that limits cities’ ability to adopt rent control measures on properties built after 1995. (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne) Kathleen Ronayne AP

Sacramento needs a real plan to help renters, not another windfall for landlords

July 23, 2018 12:00 PM