Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Prez Trump Executive Order On Evictions Celebrated In Kansas City
We'll talk about this more tomorrow but we would be remiss if we didn't at least mention that Prez Trump has basically signed on to the KC Tenants agenda with his latest power move. Honestly, we'd like to hear from our most dedicated blog readers on this one who have decried local rent strike tactics.
Forbes: Trump's New Executive Order Could Temporarily Halt Evictions For 40 Million Renters
"President Donald Trump plans to introduce an executive order that will provide an eviction moratorium for renters, meaning that for a specific period of time, landlords won’t be able to evict tenants who don’t pay rent. The order would be effective immediately after being signed by the president.
"Under the moratorium, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) would use its quarantine authority to protect renters from being evicted from their homes, potentially becoming homeless and spreading the novel coronavirus. Some states and cities have implemented their own renter protections during the pandemic, but this moratorium would lay out a nationwide blanket of relief."
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