Labor unions are losing to the free market: Cab drivers seek higher paying jobs with innovative on-demand car services

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: May 29, 2014 1:42 PM
Taxi unions are doing everything in their power to keep on-demand private driver services from entering the market. Cab drivers in Boston organized a protest of Uber last week in an attempt to intimidate the business, and a taxi cab union in Washington filed suit against the company several weeks ago. They’re not alone, though. Municipal governments are looking for ways to restrict the popular services from operating within their boundaries.