ISSUES: Miami-Dade: Uber Legal, Taxi’s Sue & Homeless Lose Millions

After operating illegally for the past two years, it will soon be legal to use and operate ride-sharing services, including both Uber and Lyft, in Miami-Dade County. But not everyone is happy about it. Hours following the approval, a $1 billion class action lawsuit emerged from the taxi industry claiming the county is giving ride-sharing apps an unfair advantage. The Miami Herald’s Doug Hanks weeds through this and how a multi-million dollar cut will affect the area’s homeless.

Guest:
Doug Hanks, The Miami Herald