Warren asks Uber and Amazon about labor classification, abortion

Benefits & Executive Comp

Sep 22, 2022 at 7:18 p.m

A group of lawmakers led by Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Cori Bush is asking CEOs of Amazon, Uber, Lyft, Doordash and Grubhub to explain whether policies covering abortion-related travel expenses apply to all workers, according to a Warren’s press release Office.

  • In letters to executives, Warren says companies “continue to misclassify workers as ‘independent contractors’ rather than employees, and bar them from accessing the rights and benefits — such as access to abortion care — that they deserve.”
  • Legislators have asked companies to provide information on the nature and implementation of these new …

Alicia Diaz

Bloomberg News

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