PRESS ADVISORY: Boston rideshare drivers to rally with Sen. Warren to demand drivers’ rights

BOSTON, MA—On Monday, Boston-area rideshare drivers, together but socially-distanced in their own cars, will rally at the Massachusetts State House and the Boston Common to demand paid sick leave. The rolling rally will be preceded by a virtual rally and press conference beginning at 11am with Felipe Martinez of Boston Independent Drivers Guild and SenatorContinue reading “PRESS ADVISORY: Boston rideshare drivers to rally with Sen. Warren to demand drivers’ rights”

THE HILL: Sanders gets endorsement of rideshare drivers guild

BY TAL AXELROD – 11/22/19 04:40 PM EST White House hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) scored the endorsement of a guild representing Boston rideshare drivers as the Vermont senator works to shore up support among working-class voters. The Boston Independent Drivers Guild (BIDG), which is advocating for collective bargaining rights and unionization for Uber and Lyft drivers, saidContinue reading “THE HILL: Sanders gets endorsement of rideshare drivers guild”