Erin Mulvaney

Government, Business

Gig Work Vote in Massachusetts Blocked by Court

A DoorDash Inc. delivery bag A DoorDash Inc. delivery bag. Uber, Lyft and DoorDash lost their bid for a ballot initiative in Massachusetts.

A Massachusetts ballot initiative bankrolled by Uber Technologies Inc., Lyft Inc., and DoorDash Inc. to cement their workers’ status as independent contractors will not move forward, the state’s Supreme Judicial Court ruled.

Erin Mulvaney | Bloomberg News
June 14, 2022
Government, Safety

Biden Vaccine Mandate for Federal Contractors Blocked

COVID vaccine illustration Alexander Limbach/Getty Images

A federal judge in Georgia has blocked the Biden administration’s nationwide mandate for federal contractors’ employees to be vaccinated amid a slew of challenges from states that say the president overstepped his authority in requiring the COVID-19 shots.

Erin Mulvaney | Bloomberg News
December 7, 2021