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The Real Estate Developer Hosting Trump’s L.A. Fundraiser Has a History of Controversy

The billionaire behind complexes like Orsini will host Donald Trump's L.A. fundraiser. The two men have plenty in common.
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Top Trump Officials Meet with Mayor Garcetti’s Office About Homelessness

The president has said he wants to ”crackdown” on homelessness in California
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California’s Legislature Just Passed a Statewide Rent-Control Bill

Here’s what you need to know about "anti-rent gouging" Assembly Bill 1482
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Amid L.A.’s Housing Crisis, Developers Are Demolishing Affordable Homes to Build Upscale Hotels

As hotel-driven displacement surges, tenants' advocates are pushing the #HomesNotHotels movement
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Two Anti-Homeless Facebook Groups Count L.A. Cops Among Their Members

Leaked screenshots from the west San Fernando Valley groups include calls to harass homeless people
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Will L.A. City Council Members Roll Back Their Homeless Parking Bans?

Councilman David Ryu just rescinded a ”no parking” zone in his district. Will other council members follow suit?

After Mayor Garcetti’s PR Visit with a Homeless Woman, the City Threw Out Her Stuff

KPCC reports that a woman named Chiselle met the mayor, then lost everything
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L.A. City Council Votes Unanimously to Cite the Homeless for Sleeping in Their Vehicles

Homeless advocates say the controversial law will only push more people onto the streets
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Will a Lawsuit Stop Amoeba Music from Becoming a Massive Apartment Building?

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has also nominated the 20-year-old building for historic-cultural status
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Donald Trump Doesn’t Seem to Understand L.A. or Its Homelessness Crisis

The president took to Fox News to talk about the "filth" plaguing Los Angeles