MacIver News Minute: Minimum Markup Reform Gets A Hearing, But Special Interests Reign Supreme

February 22, 2018

Lawmakers have a chance to repeal large swaths of the state’s antiquated minimum markup law. A bill doing just that recently had a long-overdue hearing. But special interests have a lot to protect from the scourge of competition, and on this, they’re calling the shots. Looks like deep discounts will remain illegal in Wisconsin for the foreseeable future.

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