Tuesday, December 3, 2013

America is near last....

....in paid paternity leave:

The U.S. is a world leader when it comes to human rights and prides itself on providing a high standard of living for its residents. There’s one area of life, however, in which the country lags behind almost the entire developed world: paid parental leave. While maternity and paternity leave are provided through the Family and Medical Leave Act, paid leave – during which new parents continue to earn wages while caring for their newborn child – is nonexistent.

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The U.S. is a world leader when it comes to human rights and prides itself on providing a high standard of living for its residents. There’s one area of life, however, in which the country lags behind almost the entire developed world: paid parental leave. While maternity and paternity leave are provided through the Family and Medical Leave Act, paid leave – during which new parents continue to earn wages while caring for their newborn child – is nonexistent.
Read more at http://www.business2community.com/government-politics/u-s-needs-paid-maternity-paternity-leave-0696190#CRWdAp4GOeOF2thU.99
The U.S. is a world leader when it comes to human rights and prides itself on providing a high standard of living for its residents. There’s one area of life, however, in which the country lags behind almost the entire developed world: paid parental leave. While maternity and paternity leave are provided through the Family and Medical Leave Act, paid leave – during which new parents continue to earn wages while caring for their newborn child – is nonexistent.
Read more at http://www.business2community.com/government-politics/u-s-needs-paid-maternity-paternity-leave-0696190#CRWdAp4GOeOF2thU.99
The U.S. is a world leader when it comes to human rights and prides itself on providing a high standard of living for its residents. There’s one area of life, however, in which the country lags behind almost the entire developed world: paid parental leave. While maternity and paternity leave are provided through the Family and Medical Leave Act, paid leave – during which new parents continue to earn wages while caring for their newborn child – is nonexistent.
Read more at http://www.business2community.com/government-politics/u-s-needs-paid-maternity-paternity-leave-0696190#CRWdAp4GOeOF2thU.99

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