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Baltimore City Council Urges Mayor To Resign Over Children's Book Sales
Mayor Catherine Pugh said she intends to return to work after a leave of absence.
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California’s Governor Just Proposed The Longest Paid Parental Leave In The U.S.
Democrat Gavin Newsom’s proposal counts as groundbreaking and radical for the U.S.; it still falls short of what most developed nations offer.
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For Expecting Parents, Government Shutdown Piles On The Stress
“With the baby coming, it’s scary,” one air traffic controller said.
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As More Cities Push For Paid Sick Leave, States Push Back
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Twenty-two states bar cities from mandating paid sick leave.
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Rubio’s New Paid Leave Bill Threatens The Very Idea Of Social Security, Report Finds
His proposal would cut lifetime benefits between 3 and 10 percent and cost $10 billion a year.
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Australian Unions Call For Domestic Violence Leave With '3 Billboards' Stunt
Unions call for change on International Women's Day
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Returning from Maternity Leave? Tips for a (Somewhat) Tear-Free Transition
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You're finally starting to get the hang of the whole motherhood thing, but it's almost time to go back to work. Take comfort in knowing that the transition may not be as bad as you think.
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