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Howard Troxler: When does 'deregulation' go too far?



Times columnist Howard Troxler chimes in on the push to deregulate 20 professions:

The effects of House Bill 5005 will be felt by a lot of Floridians in daily life. Among other things, the bill repeals regulation of:

Auto mechanics. In-state moving companies. Charities, real or fake. And a lot more.

I know, I know. All regulation is bad.

Just want to make sure that we're all on the same page about this. Once this law passes, don't come complaining to me about it.

Read the entire column here.

[Last modified: Sunday, April 3, 2011 10:13am]


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