February 5 marks the 21st anniversary of the signing of the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). At the time, FMLA was a groundbreaking law -- a great first step toward ensuring that we can all succeed at being both breadwinners and caregivers. But FMLA still has a long way to go.
BENNINGTON -- A current bill before Congress aims to improve job security for working families by allowing paid medical leave.
The Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act of 2013 (FAMILY Act) would allow employees to earn a portion of their wages for a limited period of time, and to address their own serious health issues including pregnancy or the birth