It’s not enough that state legislative bodies are working on denying freelancers the right to work on their own terms, now the House of Representatives has taken up the PRO Act to do the same thing.
Designed to prohibit Americans from working under their own power and on their own terms, this kind of legislation has been endorsed by many Democratic presidential candidates. It’s backed by the AFL-CIO, which has been pouring money into political advocacy instead of hands-on organizing.
Freelancers need to fight it. The PRO Act would create restrictions that freelancers have been fighting on the state level, and New York is on the front lines. If New York’s elected Democrat representatives in the House have their way, freelancers will be out of a