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Silicon Valley service workers at risk of eviction

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A view of people walking in the Facebook main campus in Menlo Park, California, May 15, 2012. ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images

The show "Silicon Valley" addresses some of the challenges of living among millionaires and billionaires. The main character rents a room in a suburban ranch house with five other guys, the only option on his modest beginning programmer salary.

But what about those who don't even make that? The cooks and housekeepers who staff the mansions of the Silicon Valley rich? For them, the options are even more limited.

Reporter Heather Perlberg recently wrote about this in Bloomberg News and joins the show to discuss. 

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