Paddie included in Lyft’s Champions of Innovation

PaddieWe wanted to share that Lyft recently recognized your area Representative Chris Paddie as a “Champion of Innovation” at the National Conference of State Legislatures in Boston, MA. Rep. Paddie was one of just eleven “Champions” from around the country.

From writing legislation to allow Lyft to operate throughout their states to advocating for drivers and passengers in their communities, Lyft’s Champions of Innovation were those who have gone above and beyond to secure a long term future for ridesharing. Here in Texas, Rep. Paddie authored legislation to provide a statewide regulatory framework for ridesharing companies, which was signed into law by Governor Greg Abbott on May 29, 2017.

Rep. Paddie’s leadership was instrumental in creating a ridesharing network in Texas that benefits consumers, expands transportation options, maximizes access to safe, affordable rides and creates expanded earning opportunities for Texans.

More information on Lyft’s “Champions of Innovation,” including…

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