Gig workers want both flexibility and benefits — we support laws that could make that possible.
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The practice was “adopted by some states after the Civil War in an effort to disenfranchise African-American voters,” the court noted.
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The proposal on the eve of Republicans’ unveiling of a larger aid bill amounts to a concession that the two parties are unlikely to reach a deal before benefits expire.
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