Uber and Airbnb lobby for gig worker bailout

By Bloomberg


Uber and Airbnb lobbied the U.S government for a bailout for drivers and hosts who still have to pay for the cars and houses respectively yet they are no longer generating income due to various efforts in place to contain the Coronavirus.

Bloomberg adds that while Uber is eager to advocate for its workers, it has not moved to use the $10 billion it had in cash as of the end of February to provide relief itself.

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