Planned Economy

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    When one business is provided land and infrastructure, while another is not...
    When one business is allowed to pocket sales taxes, and another business is not...
    When one business is welcomed with gifts, and one is grudgingly allowed to jump through hoops...

    is this the free market at work?

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    Just askin'
     
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    No, it's corporate cronyism.

    Government's fault.
     
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    It does seem to be the way of business in the USA for the last few decades.
     
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    All of that has been on the rise in the past two years, faster than ever.
     
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    Which gov't? State? Local? Federal?
     
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    Can you be more specific? What is this in relation to?

    Of course it is not free markets at work. And it is of course bad practice. But it goes back to when Cain founded Nineveh. And hasn't changed much since
     
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    All of them.
     
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    Yes.
     
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    The same kind of deal the proposed creation theme park in KY is shooting for.

    Must be right wingers behind it.
     
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    what measures do you think would be appropriate for the federal gov't to take in order to restore commercial amity?
     

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