Tag "FAMILY Act"

Senators Gillibrand and DeLauro Re-Introduce FAMILY Act

We are delighted that Sen. Gillibrand and Rep. DeLauro are re-introducing the FAMILY Act in Congress today, working to address the urgent need for a national paid leave policy. “Twenty-four years ago, then-President Bill Clinton signed into law the Family

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Trump Paid Leave Proposal and the FAMILY Act

In response to news that Trump will announce a proposal for paid maternity leave, Ellen Bravo, one of the foremost experts on paid leave and executive director of Family Values @ Work released the below statement. “It’s great to see

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Fabiola Gonzalez, Denver Colorado

Fabiola had been working at her retail job for four years when her dad became ill. She took a week when he had surgery, but had to go back because she couldn’t afford unpaid time. Her dad never regained consciousness.

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Rubio’s Tax Credits Won’t Increase Access to Paid Family and Medical Leave

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 of Family Values @ Work and one of the nation’s

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Skewed Family Values

Several participants at the Republican debate last week spoke fervently about putting Rosa Parks’ image on the $10 bill. They also spoke fervently in support of a decision by Congress to defund Planned Parenthood—an organization that counted Rosa Parks among

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