By Bryce Covert on February 12, 2014
Women are less likely to get paid when they take leave or to get extended time off.
By Claudia Calderon Machicado, Guest Blogger on February 5, 2014
The country's unpaid family leave system turns 21 at a time when it's clear workers need more.
By Bryce Covert on February 3, 2014
No American worker is guaranteed paid vacation time, but one state may soon change that.
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By Bryce Covert on January 31, 2014
Minnesota lawmakers want to boost women's economic equality through a comprehensive package of solutions.
By Annie-Rose Strasser on January 28, 2014
President Obama named fair pay and paid leave as two areas that can help women become more equal.
By Bryce Covert on January 21, 2014
Nebraska lawmakers introduced a package of legislation that includes the creation of a paid family leave program.
By Bryce Covert on January 13, 2014
Closing the wage gap would also help everyone by boosting the economy by $450 billion.
By Bryce Covert on January 2, 2014
Rhode Island's new paid family leave law went into effect as the new year arrived.
By Bryce Covert on December 12, 2013
The FAMILY Act, a bill proposed Thursday to guarantee paid family leave, will benefit women, men, children, seniors, and the economy as a whole.
By Bryce Covert on December 3, 2013
Both parents will soon be able to share up to a year of family leave to care for a new child.