Crony Capitalism Means Higher Consumer Prices in DC

A couple of weeks ago, the Washington DC city council was considering a new measure that would protect the cab industry from competition by artificially inflating prices for consumers.  The legislation was aimed at stopping the spread of a new startup that’s spreading in cities across the country, and recently becoming very popular amongst those […]

Consumers Support Increased Interstate Insurance Competition

Washington, DC, March 16, 2010 – Consumers want more competition and believe that increased competition would result in lower consumer prices, according to ACI’s 2010 Consumer Pulse Survey.  The survey of 1,000 households found that 70.4% of consumers support enacting a law that would allow insurance companies to compete across state borders, while 16.9% of […]