Florida’s occupational licenses encourage poverty | Opinion

Work is better than welfare, yet Florida continues to make it difficult for those at the bottom of the economic ladder to work their way out of poverty. In particular, onerous occupational licensing requirements block many poor Floridians from getting their first job or starting a small business. An occupational license [...]

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Wasting the Labors of the People

Posted by Tanja Clendinen, Communications Director Timeless words unearthed by our friends at the Georgia Pubic Policy Foundation:"I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them." – Thomas Jefferson

By |2020-06-15T13:58:37-04:00June 1st, 2010|Blog|Comments Off on Wasting the Labors of the People
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