California passes gig-economy bill aimed at wages at Uber, Lyft and other firms

California lawmakers sent the governor a bill Wednesday that would give new wage and benefit protections to workers at so-called gig economy companies such as Uber and Lyft where people pick up jobs on their own schedule.
Published: 11:40 PM PDT September 11, 2019
Updated: 8:08 AM PDT September 12, 2019