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Lawrence McQuillan @Econ_Doc San Francisco Bay Area

#PrivateGovernance #PrivateProperty #MarketCapitalism #OpenTrade #AntiWar #Voluntarist #ProEntrepreneur #Innovation #Subsidiarity #Decentralize #VoluntaryCities

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Enviro grievance hustlers have used deception, lies, hype & hysteria, covered with the gauze of taxpayer-funded res… https://t.co/fLd4qCPq8n
4/23
2020
RIP #JohnPrine. He’s now on the Other Side of Town. #COVID19 https://t.co/XokCVWmVnp
4/8
2020
If @realDonaldTrump cured cancer @CNN headline would be “Trump Halts Cancer, Ignores Other Diseases“
4/6
2020
The person or persons who develop the first successful #coronavirus vaccine will likely become as famous, revered &… https://t.co/NRw5YgW8XJ
4/5
2020
#America looks like an abandoned movie set.At some point a barber shop becomes an essential business
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanResearch on how #coronavirus related market losses have exacerbated unfunded #pension liabilities in #muniland cove… https://t.co/IuVPaZAE2q
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#Coronavirus lessons: 1) Just b/c something requires coordination among many people does not justify govt intervent… https://t.co/FmAHTWQwyp
4/3
2020
At some point a barber shop becomes an essential business
4/2
2020
[FOLLOW] The Regulatory Transparency Project promotes a national conversation about the benefits & costs of federal… https://t.co/gWAEr2etuw
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan @dolo_sensei The three branches of government are Trump, Pelosi and Anderson Cooper.#Government is “a criminal organization with all its income and assets derived from the crime of #taxation, the Sta… https://t.co/q2iV9EpHBU
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanResearch on 2020 #HigherEducation outlook shifting to negative due to financial concerns from the #coronavirus cove… https://t.co/KsLbUxFzCh
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#Government is “a criminal organization with all its income and assets derived from the crime of #taxation, the Sta… https://t.co/q2iV9EpHBU
3/31
2020
“#Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.” Harry Emerson Fosdick
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan"Posterity hasn't been kind to the Fed's original attempt to lend a hand to Main Street. .... [E]ven in its heyday… https://t.co/l93aLa4lWb
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3/30
2020
Perhaps the most significant concern from healthcare providers regarding #Covid19 is that there are not enough hosp… https://t.co/dsP8gYTSgq
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan“#Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.” Harry Emerson Fosdick"War doesn't make boys men, it makes men dead." - Ken Gillespie
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan @IndependentInst @Econ_Doc Home prices were expensive because of all the regulation and red tape!
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanBy lowering home prices and rents, sensible #housingreforms would help workers relocate to regions with higher pay.… https://t.co/pb7yrR66qH
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3/29
2020
Most people value safety above #liberty. They want to be taken care of rather than to be truly free. I, and other… https://t.co/qgLZ5RPeWwOr better yet abolish the federal government, let states manage their own affairs working together with compacts as… https://t.co/Lfne7SeMxA“Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way." -Satchel Paige
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanRobert Higgs, in his excellent book Crisis and Leviathan, documents how #governmentpower ratchets up during times o… https://t.co/NsRxYgWkTR
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3/28
2020
Building codes that mandate perfection make it impossible to build #affordablehousing in #California for very low-i… https://t.co/QTU3xNx5Xe
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanDestroying the global economy will unleash another set of health and well-being crises around the world. #CoronavirusOutbreak #COVID2019Building codes that mandate perfection make it impossible to build #affordablehousing in #California for very low-i… https://t.co/QTU3xNx5XeNobody should be able to use government force to stand between someone who needs a house and someone who is willing… https://t.co/dVIDfyo1NT
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan“Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way." -Satchel PaigeRules that seem harmless in the abstract can paralyze essential action. Rules must serve public goals, not vice-ve… https://t.co/a0QHMDi6XM
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanProof that the #media created the #Coronavirus https://t.co/9l4RwY4eRI
3/26
2020
Look at the bright side, all that money the Fed is printing can be used eventually as toilet paper. #Hyperinflation coming?A third of the US population lives in only 4 states: CA TX FL NY. And a half of the US population lives in just the… https://t.co/oER16e6pfh
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanIt was great being on Bob's radio show this past Sunday morning! Thanks @rzadek! @IndependentInst @CatalystVoiceshttps://t.co/m2IF91MTm0
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanGovernments create a crisis, then grab more power & money to "solve" the crisis they created, only to fail, thus ma… https://t.co/vgO06uM4e9
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan"California needs to enshrine in its state constitution the spirit of 1906 San Francisco by establishing an individ… https://t.co/jOXVukBQAj
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanImproving California’s #housing market will require addressing both the myriad burdensome #regulations and defeatin… https://t.co/lvtN59MdKu
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanHow many regulations has California put in the way of building homes? According to QuantGov, last year the state g… https://t.co/9FMSKkw964
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanCalifornia has become the national poster child for high housing costs and for homelessness. Fixing the problem req… https://t.co/rhuI15GdUL
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanEntrepreneurs would provide #affordablehousing quickly if they were allowed to enter #California markets and build… https://t.co/8eeWcP6iuw
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan. @nytopinion's Paul Krugman demonizes mainstream #freemarket economists in his latest book. Whether the issue is t… https://t.co/DLGn7Dh3zV
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanCalifornians need a bolder alternative rooted in a right to build. Providing a home is never a bad thing, and a con… https://t.co/DbQEuwUArR
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan"The entrepreneur profits to the extent he has succeeded in serving the consumers better than other people have done." - Ludwig von Mises
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanSomeone at Reuters just learned about supply and demand https://t.co/ku5NoVqT3C
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanBest Books on the Folly of #Socialism: What everyone should know about the practical and moral failures of the soci… https://t.co/eC3VhnoElw
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanA lot of commies are in my timeline claiming the shortages at grocery stores is evidence that capitalism has failed… https://t.co/ckAiD3vwir
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanPaul Krugman demonizes mainstream #freemarket economists in his latest book. Whether the issue is #taxreform, entit… https://t.co/MVS0EqqFqV
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanDon't worry, Trump will make Mexico pay for the #StimulusPackage2020
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanIf you don’t like the empty store shelves, wait ‘til you try socialism. Under socialism, empty shelves are so commo… https://t.co/I60lm1L88f
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanCalifornia Would Have Low-Cost Housing If Government Allowed It: The Mortenson Experiment @Econ_Doc https://t.co/BShiYB4wnN
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanNobody should be able to use government force to stand between someone who needs a house and someone who is willing… https://t.co/dVIDfyo1NTBut now the pillows will clash with the drapes throughout Florida. Sad day for America. https://t.co/98WWG81S4YGovernments create a crisis, then grab more power & money to "solve" the crisis they created, only to fail, thus ma… https://t.co/vgO06uM4e9'Shut down' the economy? Would government even think of such a thing without a Federal Reserve? Most likely not… https://t.co/Gxt3aYahAC
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanIt was great being on Bob's radio show this past Sunday morning! Thanks @rzadek! @IndependentInst @CatalystVoiceshttps://t.co/m2IF91MTm0Price controls make even less sense in a crisis than they do the rest of the time. They keep the private sector fro… https://t.co/iqvGWn6wxe
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan @Econ_Doc connects the dots in his new @IndependentInst report on CA's dysfunctional housing policy – explaining ho… https://t.co/v5HtiMZEOp
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanInexpensive #housing would be built in #California if government allowed it. Instead, streets teem with 151,000… https://t.co/maglUkIh0I
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanDear potential Looters, I wouldn’t. Sincerely, The armed Dads stuck in their homes for 3 weeks being forced to w… https://t.co/ETGM4x485O
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanA bold constitutional amendment, in the spirit of 1906 #SanFrancisco, would reestablish private #propertyrights in… https://t.co/Is2mIpZmcH
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanRepeal the income tax. There’s your economic stimulus package.
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan"If you're in favor of freedom of speech, that means you're in favor of freedom of speech precisely for views you despise." - Noam Chomsky
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanExcelente iniciativa del @IndependentInst el artículo "Best Books on the Folly of Socialism. What everyone should k… https://t.co/iANZMyITjF
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanWithout government, who would exploit a global pandemic to enrich special interests at the expense of citizens?
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3/25
2020
The lack of #coronavirus test kits shows the pitfalls of government centralization. Waiting on the feds & CDC Atlan… https://t.co/G6xn0TUMYd
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanThe lack of #coronavirus test kits shows the pitfalls of government centralization. Waiting on the feds & CDC Atlan… https://t.co/G6xn0TUMYd#HarveyWeinstein was sentenced to 23 years in prison today. Another revelation to emerge from the #TimesUp & #MeToohttps://t.co/OWNUz7razD
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#DaylightSavingsTime, an irritant of American life since at least World War II, is supposed to reduce energy consum… https://t.co/W0waKdz7GA
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3/12
2020
#HarveyWeinstein was sentenced to 23 years in prison today. Another revelation to emerge from the #TimesUp & #MeToohttps://t.co/OWNUz7razDSubstitute Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for Bernie Sanders, and this editorial still holds up. .@AOC has deluded hersel… https://t.co/sv4uAlyscl
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanTime for an Unaffordable Housing Revolt in #California. Support a "Right to Build" amendment to end California's… https://t.co/Z6LwIpBOYP
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanGovernment-set impact fees should be abolished & replaced w/ private provision of the services. Bills for usage, no… https://t.co/AcyZ4jWEzu
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanSocialists: Capitalism is evil because it leads to monopoly, and monopolies are bad! Also socialists: we demand a… https://t.co/4Ku2oncOj9
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanThe coronavirus outbreak might help some parents discover better alternatives outside of traditional schooling. https://t.co/OVMY5s8nRb
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanOne theory about the rise of #socialism today is that younger Americans don’t know the true meaning of socialism. B… https://t.co/1sDc1ruqVD
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanHow Many More Americans Have Been Tested for the Coronavirus? - The Atlantic - In a free market, supply meets dema… https://t.co/9qHmi2ZZgC
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#California's DMV has a goal of issuing 800k REAL IDs monthly to hit 16M by Oct 2020. It's issuing roughly half tha… https://t.co/L5ggMrl9ZK
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3/11
2020
Rather than more political micro-management of California's housing market, which created this mess & won't solve i… https://t.co/YjjXjZPYtt
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanWhen will the boiling frogs realize they're being cooked alive? 🤔 #PoliceState #AbolishThePatriotAct #PoliceStatehttps://t.co/aOuJHnN3vr
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanRather than more political micro-management of California's housing market, which created this mess & won't solve i… https://t.co/YjjXjZPYtt @spoonerpaine But if you don't get one, the feds will stop you from flying (unless you bring your passport).#California's DMV has a goal of issuing 800k REAL IDs monthly to hit 16M by Oct 2020. It's issuing roughly half tha… https://t.co/L5ggMrl9ZKMuch has been written about #socialism, yet too little has been read. This annotated list of recommended reading tr… https://t.co/coDdaMCCv7
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanHistorically, the yoke of regulatory burden has contributed to the impoverishment of billions. Reducing that burden… https://t.co/Cc9driFuwq
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan"A government that is big enough to give you all you want is big enough to take it all away." - Barry Goldwater
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanCoronavirus Did Not Create The Bubble...The Fed Did, And They Shouldn't Be Let Off The Hook Watch the whole show h… https://t.co/chP06hK0Oq
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3/10
2020
Our @DeanStansel was on Devine’s Intervention Show @jmike1400 today to discuss tax policy in Illinois, climate chan… https://t.co/rDMq93MyCg
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanThe federal government grew during FDR’s presidency is undeniable. But Wilson and Lincoln had already set precedent… https://t.co/NZtXq1UurR
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#MichaelBloomberg #TomSteyer & #MegWhitman prove that advertisers don't actually compel people to do anything. The… https://t.co/O9lgg9tlPS
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#BREAKING Vaccine Ready for Test: A group of Texas scientists claims to have created a vaccine to prevent the coro… https://t.co/wqDS19mWgC
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan"Let me offer you my definition of social justice: I keep what I earn and you keep what you earn. Do you disagree?… https://t.co/Javof7cznE
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#MichaelBloomberg #TomSteyer & #MegWhitman prove that advertisers don't actually compel people to do anything. The… https://t.co/O9lgg9tlPSContrary to popular wisdom, your vote does not count—at least not in any mathematically valid way. It’s more accura… https://t.co/rLho2HtJaY
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3/9
2020
Worn out and frustrated by the ritual of changing your old clocks and recalibrating your sleep time? You don’t know… https://t.co/05N1DnZ2sv
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan @mungowitz Then there are few actual conservatives anymore.
3/8
2020
@Scott_Wiener Why stop at churches & hospitals? All people should have the right to build housing which is why I'm… https://t.co/6j6Q1BPB1V
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan#BernieSanders chooses to emphasize selective aspects he considers “positive,” while ignoring #socialism’s brutal h… https://t.co/q7RxYGgKsQ
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillanYou don't have to send your kids to school. My article @WSJopinion https://t.co/Cvt0tGMwAK via @WSJ
Retweeted by Lawrence McQuillan @Scott_Wiener @SCANPH @NPHANC This is immoral. Nobody should be able to use government force to stand between those… https://t.co/n3PlYCZHkL
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3/7
2020

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