Seth Harris, Who Wrote Blueprint for California’s Prop 22, Tapped for Top Labor Role

HeadlineMar 03, 2021

Seth Harris, the former acting labor secretary under President Obama, has reportedly been tapped as a top labor adviser. While working at the corporate law firm Dentons, Harris co-wrote a paper which helped shape California’s anti-worker Prop 22. Prop 22 exempts companies like Uber and Lyft from having to classify their workers as employees, depriving them of basic wage and labor protections.

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