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Creating a level playing field

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You've heard the term a hundred times; "we want a 'level' playing field." It's an old axiom that refers to a flat playing surface so that one side is not advantaged over the other. Businesses and unions alike spend hundreds of thousands of dollars each year to lobby the government in order to tilt the playing field to their advantage through government regulation or to preserve an economic advantage they've already established through legislation.

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