In the final days of the Trump administration, the Department of Labor issued a rule providing much-needed clarity to millions of people who work as independent contractors. President Joe Biden‘s war on independent contractors further escalated in March 2021 when his Department of Labor announced plans to withdraw the rule. However, if Biden wants to make good on his promise to support the rights of workers, he should recognize independent contracting gives workers additional earnings, economic prosperity, and higher satisfaction than traditional jobs.

You can read the entire op-ed in the Washington Examiner.