parental leave

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) says the free market’s average family leave of 6-8 weeks is less time than breeders recommend puppies stay with their mothers before rehoming.
WOMEN'S WORK
While everyone argues about "Medicare for All," real progress is happening on paid family leave. Time to pay attention.
Politics
Plus: Why are men getting paid more for parental leave?
Women
The pay gap shows up even though women have access to more kinds of paid leave.
Work/Life
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Politics
Advocates hope this will finally get candidates talking about a key economic and health policy.
Politics
A majority of senators actually want to give the nation's largest workforce this very crucial benefit.
Politics
Trevor Mallard, the speaker of New Zealand’s House of Representatives, helped cradle and bottle-feed a colleague's baby during a Wednesday debate.
Parenting
The Reddit co-founder shared on NYT Parenting about the complications his wife, Serena Williams, experienced when giving birth to their daughter, Olympia, in 2017.
HuffPost Personal
Parental leave is the only benefit that isn’t available upon hire or soon afterward.
Politics
The state’s benefits are extraordinary, particularly for low-wage workers.
Business
JPMorgan Chase agreed to pay $5 million in a case alleging that its parental leave policy was unfair to dads.
Politics
The freshman lawmaker emphasized that her ”‘unusual" leave policy applies to both mothers AND fathers on her staff.
Politics
Finally, the U.S. has a real shot at passing paid family leave, but pie-in-the sky ideas are taking up all the oxygen.
Politics
He and Marco Rubio laid out the latest GOP effort to attract women with a plan that undercuts Social Security.
Women
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Politics
It's part of a budget that hurts parents and families, from a White House that rips babies from mothers' arms.
Politics
Democrat Gavin Newsom’s proposal counts as groundbreaking and radical for the U.S.; it still falls short of what most developed nations offer.
Politics
Critics say it's a backdoor Social Security cut that would particularly disadvantage women and leave out most people who need paid leave.
Politics
Everyone agrees with the president's daughter that leave is necessary, but there's little consensus on policy.