Ride-hailing drivers demand minimum wage from services like Uber and Lyft

30 Mar 2018

Drivers of ride-hailing services like Lyft and Uber are demanding a minimum wage.

The Independent Drivers Guild is petitioning the Taxi and Limousine Commission for a 37% pay increase and an end to price gouging in the industry.

The group wants to cap rider app fees at 20%.

The petition requires the city to respond within 60 days.

It currently has more than 15,000 supporters.

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