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Time to Care for All of Us

On August 5, 1993, the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), a law 9 years in the making, took effect.

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Wins Make a Difference

What a difference a win makes – especially 40 of them. Recent figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show

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Fact Checking Ivanka Trump’s Reply to Wall Street Journal on Paid Family Leave

Ivanka writes (Ellen Bravo’s response highlighted): Providing a national guaranteed paid-leave program isn’t an entitlement, it’s an investment in America’s

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Work and Family Issues

The Wage Gap Persists for a Reason

It’s time again to recognize the day when the earnings of black women catch up with the previous year’s earnings

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What’s Wrong with Comp Time? Ask Government Workers

Once again, Martha Roby (R-AL) has introduced the same discredited comp time bill that leaders in her party have been

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Why Black Workers in DC Need Paid Family Leave

Political leaders and think tanks in DC talk about ways to alleviate racial disparities.  Others explore how to reduce infant

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Voice of America's Workers

Working Families Speak Out For Paid Sick Days and Paid Family Leave
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The Issues

Work, Family and the Issues

States With Paid Leave

When you compare the United States to other industrialized nations, you probably don’t expect to discover that the U.S. is

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What Are Paid Sick Days?

Every worker in America does have the right to stay home when they or a loved one is sick. But

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How Much Paid Leave Can I Get?

At some point, nearly everyone needs time to recover from childbirth or a serious illness or to care for a

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Advocacy, Momentum and Wins

Press Releases

Family Values @ Work Congratulates Washington’s Paid Leave Win

Today’s paid family and medical leave victory is a huge win for Washington’s working families. It also sends a signal

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FV@W’s Congratulates New Jersey’s Paid leave Expansion

Family Values @ Work congratulates our network partner, the New Jersey Time to Care Coalition, on today’s victory to strengthen

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Applauding MN Governor Mark Dayton for Standing Up for Democracy

Statement from Family Values @ Work Applauding MN Governor Mark Dayton for Standing Up for Democracy The coalitions in the

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