The House version of the tax bill would undermine the MID. But I’m having a tough time rooting for a good thing being used for an evil end.
Watch out – lots of caffeine, lots of work, and policy rants coming in fast.
The Wall Street Journal argues that political jurisdictions should be competing more with one another. Harvey points to just how short-sighted that approach is.
A hundred years after the Supreme Court decision in Buchanan v. Warley, John Kelly says we should have let human beings own one another just a little longer.
Over the course of a weekday, Zuccotti Park plays many different roles. These roles are often impacted by its identity as a privately owned public space.
The city profited immensely from the sale of medallions whose value was predicated on a state-granted monopoly. By giving Uber, Lyft, and others free reign of the streets, the city acted unconscionably toward medallion owners.
When municipalities in the same region compete with each other, public good suffers.