With a push from the politically potent Working Families Party, Albany leaders are negotiating a bill that would provide a modest income for those three months while an employee is caring for a newborn or a sick child or parent.Agree? Sign on today!
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But the potential pluses are big, even for businesses, including a boost in worker morale and loyalty, which contribute to long-term improvements in productivity and profits. . . it's a reasonable compromise that will help families cope at critical times in their lives.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007
Newsday Weighs In On Paid Family Leave
Newsday weighed in on the Working Families Time to Care Act with an editorial in favor of paid family leave: