SOCIALIST SANDERS: Has a Problem with Uber because it’s ‘Unregulated’

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, the self-described democratic socialist currently running for the Democratic presidential nomination, says he has “serious problems” with car service company Uber because it’s “unregulated.”

Sanders made the remark in an interview with Bloomberg News. There doesn’t appear to be any additional context to the quote. But for Sanders, there probbaly doesn’t need to be. The fact that Uber is big, successful—it was recently valued at $51 billion—and relatively innovative is problem enough. The only way to solve that problem with regulation.

Read more: reason.com

 

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