Changes to the Gig Economy – AB 5
Governor Newsom signed Assembly Bill 5, a big change for the workers of the “gig” economy.
Newsom said in his signing statement that he is prepared for more negotiations with labor and business. “A next step is creating pathways for more workers to form a union, collectively bargain to earn more, and have a stronger voice at work – all while preserving flexibility and innovation,” he said.
What to do about Iran
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he thinks the Iranian president and foreign minister should be granted U.S. visas to attend next week’s United Nations General Assembly. This does not sound like a battle cry.