Commentary

Chicago Mayor plans for privatization

Mayor Daley has announced a belt-tightening program to avoid tax increases that includes privatizing. He plans to reduce the workforce by about 10%–4,000 employees. Privatization plans include: custodial services at O’Hare, meter readers, and some administrative services at the water department.

Adrian Moore

Adrian Moore, Ph.D., is vice president of policy at Reason Foundation, a non-profit think tank advancing free minds and free markets.