Josh Mason

Josh Mason is a research associate at the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii.
Competition Brings Hawaii Airfares Down To Earth Flickr: Tomás Del Coro

Competition Brings Hawaii Airfares Down To Earth

Since Southwest Airlines began flying from California to Hawaii, average airfares have dropped 17%.

Self-Driving Cars Another Nail In Rail’s Coffin Flickr: Don DeBold

Self-Driving Cars Another Nail In Rail’s Coffin

It’s another example of how private sector innovation often outpaces the slow gears of government.

It Shouldn’t Take Audits And Lawsuits For Government To Be Transparent Cory Lum/Civil Beat

It Shouldn’t Take Audits And Lawsuits For Government To Be Transparent

Local government officials should simply provide public information when asked, subject to legitimate personal privacy protections.