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  • We Like Spotify’s Tune on Paid Leave! November 19, 2015
    Statement by Family Values @ Work Director Ellen Bravo, who was present at the announcement of Spotifly’s new policies: We’re delighted to hear Spotify is expanding their parental leave policy The post We Like Spotify’s Tune on Paid Leave! appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • Statement on Paul Ryan ’s Proclamation October 22, 2015
    Ellen Bravo, executive director of Family Values @ Work, a network of coalitions in 21 states fighting to pass paid sick days and paid family leave policies, released the following The post Statement on Paul Ryan ’s Proclamation appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • Family Values @ Work Praises Dept. of Labor Grants to Support State and Local Paid Family Leave Initiatives September 29, 2015
    Six of the Eight Grant Recipients Include States with Active Family Values @ Work Coalitions In response to this morning’s announcement that eight states will received Department of Labor grants The post Family Values @ Work Praises Dept. of Labor Grants to Support State and Local Paid Family Leave Initiatives appeared first on Family Values […]
  • Rubio’s Tax Credits Won’t Increase Access to Paid Family and Medical Leave September 28, 2015
    In response to Senator Marco Rubio’s announcement of a paid family leave proposal that would offer a tax credit to employers who offer paid family leave, Ellen Bravo, executive director The post Rubio’s Tax Credits Won’t Increase Access to Paid Family and Medical Leave appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • Family Values @ Work Applauds President Obama for Executive Order September 6, 2015
    Family Values @ Work Applauds President Obama for Executive Order Requiring Paid Sick Days for Employees of Federal Contractors In response to the announcement of President Obama’s executive order guaranteeing The post Family Values @ Work Applauds President Obama for Executive Order appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • White House Drafts Executive Order Requiring Paid Sick Days for Federal Contractors August 5, 2015
    In response to the New York Times article on the Obama administration’s draft executive order that would guarantee paid sick days for employees of all federal contractors, Ellen Bravo, executive The post White House Drafts Executive Order Requiring Paid Sick Days for Federal Contractors appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • Family Values @ Work and Local Activists Applaud Pittsburgh City Council’s Passage of a Paid Sick Days Bill August 4, 2015
    For Immediate Release: August 3, 2015 Contact: Margy Levinson, Margy.Levinson@berlinrosen.com, 646-335-0441  Pittsburgh becomes 21st city to pass a citywide paid sick days bill Bill will guarantee 49,000 Pittsburgh workers access The post Family Values @ Work and Local Activists Applaud Pittsburgh City Council’s Passage of a Paid Sick Days Bill appeared first on Family Values […]
  • Family Values @ Work Condemns Michigan H.B. 4052, Calls on Governor Snyder to Veto June 24, 2015
    CONTACT: Margy Levinson, margy.levinson@berlinrosen.com, 646-335-0441, Leslie Patterson, leslie@berlinrosen.com, 646-200-5326 “Death Star” Bill Would Prohibit Local Action on Paid Sick Days and Other Employment Protections Michigan H.B. 4052—which would, among other The post Family Values @ Work Condemns Michigan H.B. 4052, Calls on Governor Snyder to Veto appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • Family Values @ Work congratulates Oregon on its vote to pass a sick days bill June 13, 2015
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 12, 2015 CONTACT: Margy Levinson, margy.levinson@berlinrosen.com, 646-335-0441 and Leslie Patterson, leslie@berlinrosen.com, 646-200-5326 Oregon becomes the fourth state to pass paid sick days, furthering momentum around paid The post Family Values @ Work congratulates Oregon on its vote to pass a sick days bill appeared first on Family Values @ Work.
  • Family Values @ Work Commends Chipotle for Expansion of Paid Sick Days and Paid Vacation to Hourly Employees June 8, 2015
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 8, 2015 Contact: Margy Levinson, margy.levinson@berlinrosen.com, 646-335-0441. Leslie Patterson, leslie@berlinrosen.com, 646-200-5326 Praises hard work of activists fighting for workplace policies that keep workers and communities healthy, improve The post Family Values @ Work Commends Chipotle for Expansion of Paid Sick Days and Paid Vacation to Hourly Employees appeared first on Family Values […]