Caitlin Dewey

Caitlin Dewey

Caitlin Dewey is a Buffalo, New York-based correspondent for Stateline and has reported for outlets including The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Guardian, Slate, Elle and Cosmopolitan.

States and cities eye stronger protections for gig economy workers

By: - September 19, 2023

While gig economy jobs promise flexibility and a low barrier to entry, they often pay less on an hourly basis than the prevailing minimum wage and lack basic protections.

Workers lack protections when wildfire smoke makes the air dangerous

By: - July 18, 2023

Last year, a report by the National Academy of Sciences concluded that “too many workers are left unprotected” from wildfire smoke.