Blog

Voices from the Frontlines

Apr, 15, 2014

See why work doesn’t work for too many Americans – and how people like us are making a difference.

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White House Summit on Working Families

Apr, 14, 2014

The member coalitions of Family Values @ Work are proud to help build momentum for the White House Summit on …

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Equal Pay for Women Requires Paid Time to Care

Apr, 07, 2014

Common sense policies like a family leave insurance fund not only strengthen families and lower turnover – they would also help lessen the gender wage gap.

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Boomer & Pals’ Call on Paternity Leave = Foul Play

Apr, 04, 2014

Sportcasters struck out when blasting Mets second baseman for being part of his child’s birth.

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President Obama Calls for Paid Leave Policies

Mar, 20, 2014

Congress, says the President, needs to decide whether to help women and families or hold them back.

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Minnesota Joins States Working to Win Paid Sick Days

Mar, 06, 2014

A good-paying job without paid sick days becomes no job at all.

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New York City Expands Paid Sick Days Law

Feb, 26, 2014

More than a quarter million more New Yorkers will have access to paid sick days, thanks to new leadership and years of a strong coalition.

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Out in the Cold

Feb, 11, 2014

No one should be fired for staying home with a special needs child when schools close because of the cold.

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FMLA Birthday Blog Carnival

Feb, 04, 2014

Hear from activists around the country on how they are working from the ground up to end the “Mad Men” era.

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LGBTQ Partners Should be Able to Care for Each Other in Sickness and in Health

Feb, 04, 2014

In honor of the 21st anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act, we’ve asked activists around the country to …

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