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YesOn4 in Massachusetts

Sep, 22, 2014

Health care providers, business leaders agree with workers: all Bay Staters should earn paid sick days.

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Women Leaders: The Policies Women Need Are What the Economy Needs

Sep, 18, 2014

Local activist Rhiannon Broschat joined the conversation with top women political leaders to talk about the policies women need and are fighting for.

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Big Win in California But More to Do

Sep, 10, 2014

Home care workers vow to keep fighting to end exclusion as they hail paid sick days win for 6.5 million in the state.

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Bite-Size Compensation, Supersized Costs: A Labor Day Pledge

Sep, 01, 2014

Let’s put the spotlight for neglect, abandonment and abuse where it belongs – on corporate giants whose labor practices grossly devalue workers.

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If Democracy Had Prevailed: Bittersweet Win for Orange County Voters

Aug, 27, 2014

Voters overwhelmingly pass Earned Sick Time in Orange County, FL, but big business lobbyists had already hijacked their win.

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#WEmatter: A Message to Lawmakers from Today’s Families

Aug, 26, 2014

Women’s economic security depends on winning a whole set of issues – because we and our families matter.

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FMLA Turns 21: Dare to Imagine the World We Deserve

Aug, 05, 2014

It’s time to make family and medical leave affordable.

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Being Part of the White House Summit on Working Families

Jun, 30, 2014

I was proud to share the expertise of local activists who are determined that no one will be punished for being a good parent or good child to their parent.

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My Lunch with the President

Jun, 28, 2014

President Obama was appalled to learn Shelby had to send her father to out-patient surgery on the bus because she couldn’t afford to take unpaid time to care for him.

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Paid Leave: The Best Gift for Father’s Day

Jun, 12, 2014

Fathers agree, being good dad means being there for your kids – and that requires paid leave.

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