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Lorena Gonzalez On The Controversy Over Gig Work, Vaccine Bills

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez rallies workers for the passage of Assembly Bill 5 she authored that would limit when businesses and companies could classify employees as independent contractors, Aug. 29, 2019.
Nicholas McVicker
Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez rallies workers for the passage of Assembly Bill 5 she authored that would limit when businesses and companies could classify employees as independent contractors, Aug. 29, 2019.
San Diego Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez joins Midday Edition on Tuesday to discuss the contention around two of the bills she authored this legislative session.

San Diego Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez is wrapping up another busy legislative session.

Fourteen of the bills she’s authored are awaiting Gov. Gavin Newsom's signature. The highest-profile bills she’s been involved with this session, AB 5, which would transform the gig economy, and SB 276, which tightens vaccine exemptions, have gotten a lot of push back. SB 276 has been signed into law by the governor, while AB 5 hasn't been signed yet.

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She joined Midday Edition on Tuesday to discuss the contention around both bills.

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