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Are California labor laws holding back supply chain? Businesses ask Newsom for a break

“What’s happened with port drivers and the inability to have people taking containers out of the ports is a direct reaction to how we’ve been doing that business for the last 50, 60 years,” said Rome Aloise, international Teamsters vice president. “It used people and threw them away. What it created was jobs that weren’t worth coming back to.”

Sacramento Bee Capitol Alert blog

Are California labor laws holding back supply chain? Businesses ask Newsom for a break

“What’s happened with port drivers and the inability to have people taking containers out of the ports is a direct reaction to how we’ve been doing that business for the last 50, 60 years,” said Rome Aloise, international Teamsters vice president. “It used people and threw them away. What it created was jobs that weren’t worth coming back to.”