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Voters pass Prop. 22, allowing app-based drivers to remain independent contractors

Drivers for app-based companies like Uber, Lyft and DoorDash will likely remain independent contractors in California after the state’s voters approved Proposition 22, according to unofficial elections results Tuesday night. About 58 percent of voters said “yes” to Prop. 22, which classifies drivers as contractors rather than employees, who typically receive more benefits than contractors. […]