Boston Globe: Gig worker petitions move one step closer to 2022 ballot

Questions on the legal classification of thousands of gig economy workers moved one step closer to the 2022 ballot this month when two petitions supported by Uber, Lyft, Instacart, and DoorDash cleared one of their final procedural hurdles….

Supporters say the proposal would give workers the flexibility they cherish, while also granting them new benefits including health care stipends, paid sick time, paid family and medical leave, and occupational accident insurance.

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