driverless cars

Labor unions' fearmongering on autopilot

Editors, Washington Examiner

Federal regulation wouldn't do anything other than damage entrepreneurship, innovation, and ingenuity. Cracking down on this research would slow prospective economic gains. After all, as with the Obama administration’s overregulation of the commercial drone industry, if the government restricts driverless car research, developers and their investors will relocate to more welcoming pastures. Instead of American cities and states benefiting from the investment and intellectual property opportunities to follow, it will be European nations.