Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

Knocking down L.A.’s outrageous rents

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT Los Angeles, Inglewood, Santa Monica, Culver City, West Hollywood and a few other cities locally have some kind of rent cap measure in place.  Now the state has stepped into the rent battle enacting its version of a rent cap. There are lots of caveats and qualifiers in these measures, but at Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: The homeless pay for their homelessness

There is yet another breath-taking cruel irony to the plight of the homeless. That is that the homeless pay for their homelessness. They pay in two ways. One is through taxes. The other is through who gets the tax dollars and how those dollars virtually guarantee that the ranks of the homeless will swell even Read More…

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THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Democrats need to get rid of McConnell, too

A beaming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell drew raucous cheers from the people at the 2016 Republican Party convention when he bragged that he torpedoed then-President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court pick Merrick Garland. McConnell wasn’t finished. He ticked off a few other pieces of legislation that Obama proposed that he did not like and did Read More…