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Big government wants its share of the sharing economy

By   /  December 10, 2014  /  Audio, Jobs + Growth, Media, National, Regulations, Video, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. —  Whether it is using an app to get a ride home or find a place to stay, the so-called sharing economy in the United States has blossomed in the past few years.
But, as a new report from the Mercatus Center at George Mason University explains, government regulators in […]

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Proposed EPA ozone rule could crimp Mississippi’s economy

By   /  December 9, 2014  /  Congress, Economy, Energy and Environment, Government Regulation, Legislature, Mississippi, News, Politics, Regulations, Technology, U.S. House of Represenatives, U.S. Senate  /  No Comments

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New EPA regulations meant to help children and people with lung diseases could cost Mississippi.

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Mississippi fast-food workers protest for a ‘livable’ wage

By   /  December 5, 2014  /  Economy, Labor, Mississippi, Regulations  /  No Comments

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If fast food workers get a pay boost and union representation, your Big Mac craving could get a lot more expensive.

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Mississippi electricity and gas bills could double by 2020

By   /  November 25, 2014  /  Economy, Energy and Environment, Government Regulation, Mississippi, Politics, Regulations  /  No Comments

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Mississippi electricity and gas bills could skyrocket thanks to new EPA regulations by 2020, a study says

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Mississippi campaign finance laws burdensome to some, not others

By   /  November 19, 2014  /  Abuse of power, Free Speech, Government Regulation, Lobbying, Mississippi, Politics, Regulations  /  No Comments

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A federal court upheld Mississippi’s campaign finance regulations on “political committees.”

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Shell cracker plant shuffles forward, negotiating a regulatory roadmap

By   /  November 18, 2014  /  Energy and Environment, News, Pennsylvania, Regulations  /  No Comments

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Shell Chemicals had announced that it is buying an industrial site in Beaver County, in western Pennsylvania. The cracker-plant project still has many steps, including a lengthy regulatory process.

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