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Uber, Lyft defend driver IC models in DC

Uber Technologies Inc.  and Lyft Inc.  are pushing back against lawmakers challenging their independent contractor model, Freight Waves reports. In a response to questions [1] raised at a congressional hearing last month, the companies asserted that most of their drivers prefer the flexibility that independent contractor status provides.