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Black Small Business Association Of California Sends Letter To Newsom Criticizing $20M Enforcement Of AB5

Voice & Viewpoint-

California Black MediaThe Black Small Business Association of California (BSBA) sent a letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom June 12. In it, the group criticized the state’s proposed allocation of $20 million in the 2020-21 budget to enforce AB 5.When the controversial labor law took effect in January, AB 5 reclassified millions of workers in California from independent contractors to W-2 employees.

The letter, signed by the organization’s president Salena Pryor, argues that the state’s costly plan to enforce AB 5 would only exacerbate income inequality.

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