FMLA

Recognizing National Family Caregivers Month

In recognition of National Family Caregivers Month in November, the broad-based coalition of organizations pushing for the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act are rallying online to call attention to family caregivers’ need for supportive workplace polices like the

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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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FMLA Birthday Blog Carnival

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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Celebrate the 21st Anniversary of the FMLA by Working for Paid Leave in NY State

In honor of the 21st anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act, we’ve asked activists around the country to reflect on what FMLA means in their states, how states are taking action to improve upon this seminal law and

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“Are we there yet? Going the distance for FMLA for all workers.”

In honor of the 21st anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act, we’ve asked activists around the country to reflect on what FMLA means in their states, how states are taking action to improve upon this seminal law and

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Siblings Are Family, Too

One woman’s fight to bring family leave in Pennsylvania in line with the realities of today’s families.

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California Shows Leadership on Paid Family Leave Once Again

Bill to expand definition of family reflects California’s multi-generational families.

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Stop Brooding and Organize!

The only solution for inequality is economy-boosting jobs, won the old-fashioned way: by organizing.

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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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