family values at work

My Lunch with the President

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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Value Families with the FAMILY Act

New bill can help us all be good caregivers and good providers for those we love.

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Happy Birthday FMLA!

At some point, nearly everyone needs time to recover from a serious illness or care for a sick loved one or new child. But the majority of working people in the United States cannot take the leave they need without

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Rhode Island Becomes the Third State with Paid Family Leave

“Jobs should be what enable us to support our families, not what prevent us from caring for them”: Rhode Island business owner

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Domestic Partners Officially Family in Colorado

New law broadens the definition of family under the state FMLA to include domestic partners.

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