Saying he was “disturbed” to hear about poor living conditions in Tampa apartments and the evictions that have been filed against the tenants living there, Tampa City Council member Luis Viera sent a letter to Tzadik Management on Monday, asking the landlord company for a meeting.



a group of people walking in front of a house: Mi'Lan Mack, 4, left, and her sister Myla Mack, 9, play outside of the Timberfalls apartment complex on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, in Tampa.


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Mi’Lan Mack, 4, left, and her sister Myla Mack, 9, play outside of the Timberfalls apartment complex on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, in Tampa.



a close up of a brick building: Dry rot, fascia and roof damage is evident on one of the building on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, at the Timberfalls apartment complex in Tampa. The property's management company, Tzadik, received a PPP loan from the federal government between $2-million and $5-million.


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Dry rot, fascia and roof damage is evident on one of the building on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, at the Timberfalls apartment complex in Tampa. The property’s management company, Tzadik, received a PPP loan from the federal government between $2-million and $5-million.

The letter was sent to the Miami-based company via mail and email, according to Viera’s aide.

Tzadik Management was the subject of a Sunday Tampa Bay

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Brian Kolfage (left) and Steve Bannon host a Wall-A-Thon to raise money for a privately funded border wall.



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On June 24, 2018, former Trump adviser Stephen Bannon stood on a ridge in Sunland, N.M., kicking off a three-day telethon with a view of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, in the distance.

“That is what separates it,” he says, pointing to a tall metal fence climbing the hillside, “the wall, built by private money.”

That half-mile stretch of wall had been completed with money donated to “We Build the Wall,” an online crowdfunding campaign run by Brian Kolfage, an Air Force veteran who lost both of his legs and his right arm while on deployment in Iraq in 2004. Through a viral GoFundMe page and other fundraising efforts, Kolfage and Bannon — who served as chairman of We Build the Wall — raised more than $25 million in private donations

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