Policy Research Assistant, Reason Foundation
Nicholas DeSimone is a policy research assistant at Reason Foundation, where he works on privatization and infrastructure issues.
Prior to joining Reason, Nicholas worked in the marketing, communications and acquisitions departments at the Independent Institute. He is also a Koch Fellow alumni from the Charles Koch Institute.
Nicholas holds a B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
He is currently based in Washington D.C.
The potential to improve operations through a public-private partnership is a positive move, considering the poor track record of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.
While private sector providers of last mile delivery expand and innovate, the USPS has become constrained by politics, hemorrhages billions annually and is struggling to stay relevant.
Camelot replaces Northstar Lottery Group as private manager of the state lottery.