A bill that’s passed in both the Illinois House and Senate would provide basic protections for freelancers, requiring clients to pay them within 30 days of work completed. But it still needs Governor J.B. Pritzker’s signature to be enacted into law.
Reset digs into how this legislation would protect a freelancer’s right to compensation.
GUESTS: Anna Burgess Yang, freelance writer based in west suburban Aurora
Mary Mathis, freelance fact-checker and audio producer based in Chicago