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Ben Simon

More about Ben Simon

Ben identifies himself as a Marxist/Socialist and advocates for treating housing as a human right. His goals as a City Councilor include re-establishing rent control and working towards replacing the housing market with social housing programs that mirror Vienna.

Ben is a musician in a rock group that practiced in the EMF building and helped organize protests against its conversion into office space. He has also served on the Mayor's Arts Task Force.

Incumbent
No
Age
34 years, 9 months
Born in 1984
Voter Registration
Jan. 26, 2016

Where does Ben live?

Address
Rents at 67 Bishop Allen Dr #2 Cambridge, MA 02139

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Our Revolution 2019

Our revolution supports a new generation of progressive leaders across the US.

Our Revolution 2019

Our revolution supports a new generation of progressive leaders across the US.

ABC Candidate 2019 Survey

A Better Cambridge is a local housing/growth-and-development focused group. They used their questionnaire to determine their endorsements.

ABC Candidate 2019 Survey

A Better Cambridge is a local housing/growth-and-development focused group. They used their questionnaire to determine their endorsements.

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