Press Releases

Prop 22 Proponents’ Statement in Response to Seriously Flawed Alameda Superior Court Judge Ruling

Geoff Vetter, spokesperson for the Protect App-Based Drivers & Services Coalition (PADS), released the following [...] Read more
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In Case You Missed It: New Study Shows Rideshare Services Save Lives and Reduce Traffic Fatalities

A new analysis published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, conducted by Michael L. [...] Read more
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App-Based Drivers Say Protecting Flexible Earning Opportunities, Higher Hourly Earnings & Health Care Stipend Among Top Prop 22 Benefits

In addition to saving hundreds of thousands of earning opportunities, more than six months after [...] Read more
Opinion

App-based services helped California survive the pandemic

The economic devastation of the pandemic is well-chronicled. At its peak, more than two million [...] Read more
Opinion

Latino restaurants are on the brink of disaster

Despite plans for a full reopening, recovery for San Francisco’s restaurant industry will be a [...] Read more
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New Survey Finds 9 out of 10 California App-Based Drivers say Proposition 22 Had a Positive Impact on Their Lives

California Uber drivers are pleased with the historic new benefits, freedom, and flexibility provided by [...] Read more
News

How Many Californians Work in the Gig Economy?

Nearly 1.3 million Californians worked for apps such as Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and Instacart during [...] Read more
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Report: More Than 1.2 Million Californians Earned Over $4.2 Billion in Income with App-Based Rideshare and Delivery Platforms

In 2020, California voters overwhelmingly passed Proposition 22, which economic experts say helped stave off the potential [...] Read more
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Report: App-Based Services Helped Restaurants Survive the Pandemic

This new business and revenue proved to be a lifeline for restaurants and retailers during [...] Read more
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Protect App-Based Drivers + Services Coalition Announces Relaunch

A growing coalition of nearly 40 community, civil justice, public safety, small  business, technology platforms, [...] Read more
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In Case You Missed It: New Instacart Report Finds Shopper Pay Increased More Than 30% Because of Prop 22

Sacramento, CA – A new report from Instacart details how Proposition 22, which was approved [...] Read more
Opinion

Here’s Why We Can’t Rollback Prop 22

I’m in control of when, where, and for how long I work — my independence [...] Read more
Press Releases

DoorDash “Dashers” are Earning 30% More While Maintaining Flexible Schedules Since the Passage of Prop 22

Sacramento, CA – This week, DoorDash, a member of the Protect App-Based Drivers & Services [...] Read more