By Bryce Covert on February 20, 2014
Most say they can't afford a day off or are expected to show up no matter what.
By Bryce Covert on February 13, 2014
Illinois is vying to be the second state with guaranteed paid sick leave.
By Bryce Covert on February 12, 2014
Women are less likely to get paid when they take leave or to get extended time off.
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By Bryce Covert on February 6, 2014
When Rhiannon Broschat called out to stay home with her special needs son, she says she was terminated from her job at Whole Foods.
By Bryce Covert on February 3, 2014
No American worker is guaranteed paid vacation time, but one state may soon change that.
By Bryce Covert on January 31, 2014
Minnesota lawmakers want to boost women's economic equality through a comprehensive package of solutions.
By Bryce Covert on January 30, 2014
Washington's state House passed a paid sick leave bill, inching it closer to joining Connecticut, the only state with a policy.
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 28, 2014
With the expected signature of the city's mayor, Newark is the second New Jersey city to pass paid sick leave.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on January 27, 2014
Health officials suspect that hundreds of cruise passengers have been sickened by the norovirus -- a serious public health issue on dry land, too.