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Seven out of 10 Los Angeles voters agree that limiting new innovative opportunities for taxi drivers keeps them from competing and being competitive with rideshare.

66% surveyed feel the Los Angeles City Council and Taxi Commission should help drivers earn more money without raising fares for riders.

67% of the City’s registered voters would have a less favorable view of any official who votes to ban taxi drivers from earning more money by displaying taxi top advertising.

Six out of 10 voters believe that a new policy to prevent taxi drivers from earning up to 20% more money would have a disproportionately harmful impact on minorities and immigrants.

71% surveyed agreed that limiting new innovative opportunities for taxi drivers would keep them from competing and being competitive with rideshare drivers.

In a recent economic impact study, the found that equipping the Los Angeles taxi fleet with RMSS could stimulate up to $16 million in primary spending with a significant multiplier effect resulting in secondary economic activity of many tens of millions of dollars. The ride-hailing fleet offers an even larger impact.”


* The average driver with a digital screen can generate an additional $300 per month in free cash flow, effectively adding 20 percent more profit to their drive time.


*Taxi drivers have to drive 72 hours or more per week and are still struggling to earn a liveable wage. Banning digital screens makes no sense for the driver.


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