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Response to Jackie Wilson Said (Reply #58)

Mon May 9, 2016, 02:38 PM

61. We can't let it happen. That's why we formed a union. A year ago, City Council didn't really know

 

much about Uber. Now, 33 of 50 want to regulate them. Other cities are doing the same. Uber and Lyft just left Austin this morning because city hall wanted to fingerprint drivers.

Bernie's appeal demonstrates Americans are beginning to care about living wages again despite what Silicon Valley wants everyone to believe while trotting out armies of fodder chasing the crumbs. Even Uber drivers are forming alliances and have the Teamsters support.

We have a hurdle cities like Austin don't have; Uber is Rahm Emanuel's family business. It's getting interesting here. I'll keep you posted.

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