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City Inside/OutSeattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a 18-year veteran of broadcast journalism -- all in the Pacific Northwest. From 2000-2011, Callanan was a reporter and anchor for Q13 FOX News. Over his career, Callanan has won an Emmy and has earned several other awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and the National Press Photographer's Association. He's the host of the Seattle Channel's award-winning public affairs programs: City Inside/Out and City Inside/Out: Council Edition.

City Inside/Out: Rent Control
City Inside/Out: Rent Control

POLL: Should cities be allowed to enact rent control? 

Rent control is illegal in Washington state, but with Seattle's skyrocketing rents, there is a controversial new effort to regulate residential rents charged by landlords. Should lawmakers vote to lift the state ban and allow cities to impose their own laws? How would landlords and the housing market be impacted?

Morris Groberman, NW Commercial Real Estate Investments
Dae Shik Kim Hawkins Jr., Seattle Renter
Rep. Nicole Macri (D-43rd)
Sen. Jamie Pedersen (D-43rd)
Kshama Sawant, Seattle City Council
Roger Valdez, Seattle for Growth