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App-Based Worker Petition Compared to California Measure

Supporters of a ballot question that would permanently declare app-based workers to be independent contractors while offering them some additional benefits gathered outside the State House Tuesday morning to announce the proposal. [Chris Van Buskirk/SHNS]

A coalition of gig economy power players launched a ballot question campaign Tuesday that would charge voters in 2022 with deciding the employment status and benefits for more than 200,000 Massachusetts drivers working on popular app-based ride and delivery platforms.

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