The NFL Wants to Block Tax Reform Because It Would End a Common Stadium Subsidy – Hit & Run : Reason.com

The tax reform bill unveiled this week by House Republicans would do away with the federal tax exemption for municipal bonds, commonly claimed by states and cities to subsidize the construction of stadiums. The National Football League is gearing up Continue reading The NFL Wants to Block Tax Reform Because It Would End a Common Stadium Subsidy – Hit & Run : Reason.com

Elderly doctor: I lost my license because I don’t know how to use a computer | Ars Technica

An 84-year-old doctor in New London, New Hampshire, appeared in state court Friday in an effort to regain her medical license, less than a week after closing her office on October 28. State authorities claim that—because Dr. Anna Konopka doesn’t Continue reading Elderly doctor: I lost my license because I don’t know how to use a computer | Ars Technica

The Myth of Natural Monopoly | Mises Institute

The very term “public utility” … is an absurd one. Every good is useful “to the public,” and almost every good … may be considered “necessary.” Any designation of a few industries as “public utilities” is completely arbitrary and unjustified. — Murray Continue reading The Myth of Natural Monopoly | Mises Institute

What a few Gun Owners Do, Causes All Gun Owners to be Punished

The basic argument for restricting the manufacture, purchase, and possession of firearms runs as follows: Because some gun owners use their guns to commit crimes or suicide, or they use their guns irresponsibly, the rights of all gun manufacturers, sellers, Continue reading What a few Gun Owners Do, Causes All Gun Owners to be Punished

Automatic Weapons Are Already Heavily Regulated and Gun Control Laws Don’t Work – Reason.com

Stephen Paddock “appears to have used at least one fully automatic rifle” during his murderous rampage in Las Vegas, according to the Wall Street Journal. Let’s tentatively accept that for the moment while recognizing, as Nick Gillespie has noted, that early reports in situations Continue reading Automatic Weapons Are Already Heavily Regulated and Gun Control Laws Don’t Work – Reason.com