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June 9, 2015
"When we talk about helping those that truly need the help and preventing those families from becoming homeless, preventing those families that are struggling month in and month out just to maintain their apartments. This is the least that we can do for them, by making sure that they're not burdened by any more rent increases," Assemblymember Gjonaj said, explaining legislation that authorizes the City of New York to institute a Tenant Rent Increase Exemption program (TRIE) for tenants who meet certain requirements. A7938