At the End of the Progressive Rainbow: Inequality Thrives in a Progressive City

November 10, 2014

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“Progressive economic policies … have caused higher taxes and living costs, poor services, regulatory barriers to entry, and a loss of economic freedom. This creates a system that the rich can endure, and sometimes exploit to their benefit, but that poorer people cannot abide, helping to explain San Francisco’s further plunge into stark class division.”

Scott Beyer, of Reason.com, has an interesting discussion of how San Francisco’s liberal policies have hurt the middle class and the poor, while serving the interests of the well-to-do. Read the full article here.

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