In 2019, California lawmakers say they’ll crush the practice of independent contractors and propose a new 30 percent tax surcharge on money managers. David and Will discuss whether tech-industry leaders are liberal, conservative, or neither, and the Times’s discovery of a series of extraordinary payouts to public employees — the state’s newest millionaires.
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