Laws require law enforcement which injects force into our society. Want to have a less violent society? Let's stop putting people into prison for wanting to work to make money to have better lives.
In Tennessee it was recently revealed that the state has collected $100000 in fines for "hair braiding without a license."
As auditor I will expose ALL the fees collected by every state agency in Massachusetts both for licensing and punitive fees. Every time a state agency collects money, you the tax payer need to know about it.