PBS NewsHour

CA ballot measure could decide the future of gig work

Clip: 10/04/2020 | 12m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

November, Californians will vote on the future of gig work for rideshare and delivery drivers for companies like Uber, Doordash and Lyft. While a new state law categorizes the workers as ‘employees,’ the companies, who have put over $181 million towards the initiative, want them to be ‘independent contractors.’ Laura Fong reports and Sam Harnett of KQED joins to discuss its impact, if passed

Aired: 10/04/20

Rating: NR

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