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An Uber driver parks at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in 2016.
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Representatives of Uber and Lyft told the King County Council this week that their drivers have to pass rigorous background checks. They spoke during a council briefing Monday, amid sexual assault charges against a ride share driver who is accused of raping a woman in a SeaTac hotel last month.