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Governments Are the Real Price Gougers

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05/08/2020Lee Friday

Although politicians lecture private companies for raising prices, it is governments that have for decades raised the prices of goods and services by limiting supply and raising costs.

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Original Article: "Governments Are the Real Price Gougers"

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Lee Friday

Following a 23-year career in the Canadian financial industry, Lee Friday has spent many years studying economics, politics, and social issues. He operates a news site at

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