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Economy

More Proof That Occupational Licensing Stifles Jobs and Opportunity for Young Americans

By | Economy, Government Overreach, Jobs, Millennial Issues, Occupational Licensing

A new study out this month highlights the damaging effects of needing a permission slip from the government to work, otherwise known as occupational licensing. In the study, left-leaning University of Minnesota Professor Morris Kleiner found that state-based occupational licensing laws hinder Americans from accessing better opportunities in other geographic…

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NC Craft Breweries Fight Barrel Caps

By | Economy

Change is brewing in North Carolina’s 100 counties. The number of craft breweries in North Carolina has nearly tripled since 2010; the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild estimates there are now more than 200 independent breweries across the state. This growing industry employs nearly 10,000 North Carolinians. But while North…

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