September 16, 2013

To catch an entrepreneur

By Jonathan Wood Attorney

Our friends at ReasonTV have released this video reporting on California’s absurd strategy to enforce restrictions on the right to earn a living. Apparent fans of news/reality television, the California Contractors State License Board set up stings to catch would-be painters or landscapers who threaten our society by offering to rub a brush on a wall or trim some shrubbery without first getting permission from the state.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzHV9T-nphc&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

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