Last week the New York City Council decided to treat vaping like smoking, meaning e-cigarettes will be banned from bars, restaurants, and other indoor spaces open to the public, along with outdoor locations such as parks and beaches. Although that arbitrary edict may relieve the discomfort of politicians bewildered by a new technology, says Senior Editor Jacob Sullum, it probably will mean more smoking-related disease and death, the opposite of their avowed goal.
But the campaign workers complaining about their union-negotiated salaries are being hypocritical too.
At least in the lower 48 states.
The pundit made the claim at a Senate hearing on allegations of tech censorship against conservatives.