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Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and Wages
Minor-league hockey players know what they're getting into when they sign their contracts. But now they want the government to overturn their contracts and force a pay raise.
Bureaucracy and RegulationThe Environment
Conservation will take place where individuals are allowed to seek solutions. Necessity is the mother not only of invention but of conservation as well.
Bureaucracy and Regulation
San Francisco's public defecation problem is a symptom of its homelessness problem — a problem made far worse by government housing regulations.
Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and WagesPoverty
An immigration system based on sponsorship, bonding, and a reduction in the use of public resources would allow the private sector to play a bigger role in which immigrants come here, and which ones stay.
Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System
Contrary to myth, Latin America has relatively few civilian-owned guns — either legal or illegal. But this hasn't prevented enduring high rates of violent crime.
Bureaucracy and RegulationTaxes and Spending
"Economic development" schemes, like those used to attract big corporate headquarters to one's city, are really just a type of governmental central planning.
Big social media companies enjoy government protections while leveraging their privileges to push political agendas.
Bad ideas can spread more quickly than good ones, often because they sound so good until you spend some time thinking about them.
Clearly, the proposal for increased usage of E15 is a government subsidy to corn growers and the ethanol industry.
When the advocate for a new tariff or a new regulation says he's willing to pay a few bucks more for the "good" of society — what he really means is you should pay more, whether you like it or not.