U.S. Behind Europe on Paid Maternity Leave

Did you know that the U.S. is the only industrialized nation without any paid family leave law? With the changing nature of the 21st-century workforce, it’s getting harder and harder to balance the demands of the family you love and the job you need. Change has yet to come to Washington, but momentum is growing in the states: So far, California, Rhode Island and New Jersey have passed paid leave laws. It’s time to update workplace policies that are stuck in the past and give more Americans paid family leave – to take care of sick loved ones and newborn children. Learn more: www.dol.gov/PaidLeave

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