…and billions in liabilities for state and local budgets. Now that the big gig companies are trying to literally re-write the law to create their own special exemptions, the choice couldn’t be more clear.
Gig driver or Uber/Lyft employee? It affects unemployment benefits
San Francisco Chronicle
Oakland resident Cherri Murphy, 53, has spent three years driving full time for Lyft in addition to her volunteer work as a social justice minister. When the coronavirus pandemic hit, “I was forced to make a decision: Do something that could kill me, or pay my bills?”