Uber Hires New York City Taxi and Limo Commisioner

Posted on May 21, 2014

Uber has hired government insiders before, taking on former Bloomberg aides Bradley Tusk and Stu Loeser as lobbyists in New York and former Rahm Emmanuel fixer Michael Kasper in Chicago. It's a smart strategy considering all the legal hurdles the company has faced in its efforts to upend the taxi industry.

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