ISSUES: Uber’s Road to Legitimacy in Miami-Dade

It was a victory this week for Uber supporters after the popular ride-sharing app’s latest opponent, Miami-Dade County Commission Chairman Jean Monestime, surprisingly withdrew his proposal for more stringent regulations – mirroring Uber’s fight to exist in Broward County last year. As proponents push these alternatives to traditional taxis, opponents worry loose regulations put riders at risk.

Doug Hanks, The Miami Herald