Austin Special Interests Forced Out Ridesharing Companies – Now They’re Paying the Price

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More than a year ago, Uber and Lyft warned the city council of Austin that if they passed a package of burdensome fingerprinting requirements for ridesharing companies, Austinites might be left without options. The sponsor of the regulation, Ann Kitchen, issued a sharp rebuke. “To threaten to leave, simply because…

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The Snuggie: An Example of America’s Convoluted Trade Structure

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The Snuggie—a warm, fuzzy blanket with sleeves to make lounging even more comfortable—has become a shining example of how convoluted America’s trade structure is.   This might surprise you, but the Snuggie’s unique design makes it a target of the federal government. You see, the government categorized the Snuggie as “pullover apparel,” even going so…

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4 Ways Obamacare Replacement is Just Smoke and Mirrors

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  Obamacare isn’t working and Americans want it repealed. That’s evident from the past four congressional elections where voters overwhelmingly elected representatives who promised to repeal the failed health care law. Now should be the time that the Republican-controlled House of Representatives finally repeals Obamacare. Instead, their proposal released earlier…

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