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Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Today is Day 4 of the 140-day regular session of the 86thTexas Legislature.  

Texas AFL-CIO Opposes Workforce Commission Proposal That Could Convert Some Gig Economy Workers Into ‘Marketplace Contractors’

The Texas AFL-CIO has formally opposed a pending rule that would give employers who conduct business via digital networks blanket authority to deny basic employment benefits to employees simply by calling them “marketplace contractors.” 

The Texas Workforce Commission voted to publish the rule proposal in December and could enact it later this month.