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Can Gavin Newsom Broker a Deal Between Gig Workers, Tech and Unions?

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The suit seeks an order requiring that Uber comply with the 1990 Americans With Disabilities Act. (Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

The debate over whether gig workers are employees or contractors has been a slow, messy conversation. Now, California’s new governor, Gavin Newsom, is trying to help broker a deal between the two sides. But some drivers aren’t happy about where they think it’s going.

Guest: Sam Harnett, KQED Silicon Valley reporter

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