Why Do You Need a License To Blow Dry Hair? Arizona Gov. Ducey Fights the ‘Bullies’ in His State

 

Occupational licensing in most instances is just blatant crony capitalism. Such licenses are designed to protect the industry from new participants, not protect the public.

(From Reason)

“Just because somebody packs up that moving van in Chicago, Illinois, they don’t lose their skills on the way to the state of Arizona,” says Ducey. “Why should somebody have to have suffer the burden of thousands of dollars or weeks or months of recertification in a skill that they already have?”

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