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Trevor Mallard, the speaker of New Zealand’s House of Representatives, helped cradle and bottle-feed a colleague's baby during a Wednesday debate.
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.
The state’s benefits are extraordinary, particularly for low-wage workers.
JPMorgan Chase agreed to pay $5 million in a case alleging that its parental leave policy was unfair to dads.
The freshman lawmaker emphasized that her ”‘unusual" leave policy applies to both mothers AND fathers on her staff.
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.
He and Marco Rubio laid out the latest GOP effort to attract women with a plan that undercuts Social Security.
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It's part of a budget that hurts parents and families, from a White House that rips babies from mothers' arms.
Democrat Gavin Newsom’s proposal counts as groundbreaking and radical for the U.S.; it still falls short of what most developed nations offer.
Critics say it's a backdoor Social Security cut that would particularly disadvantage women and leave out most people who need paid leave.
Everyone agrees with the president's daughter that leave is necessary, but there's little consensus on policy.
Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) appeared on the Senate floor today with a special guest: her newborn daughter Maile.
Lawmakers leaped into action to help Sen. Tammy Duckworth and her new baby. What about the millions of women still waiting for help?
McDonald’s flipped its arches, but gesture does little to solve real problems facing women.
"It really does feel as if Norwegian society invests in us," one resident says.
Most of the proposals will be unpopular on Capitol Hill.
The USA, compared to other industrial nations, is among the worst in regard to protecting and improving the well-being of children and families.