Press Releases

September 25, 2011
Decade With Paid Family Leave Has Benefitted CA’s Workers, Businesses, and Health Outcomes
 A Look Back of a Decade with California’s Paid Family Leave Law, Nation’s First Family Leave Insurance Program

January 13, 2011
 New Research Offers Roadmap for Expanding Paid Family Leave at Federal and State Level
 U.S. DOL Joins Panel of National Experts in Call to Expand Popular and Effective Work-Family Practice

January 13, 2011
Paid Family Leave Guide Offers Tips from California for Creating Programs across U.S.
Growing List of States Considering PFL Includes Arizona, Illinois, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Oregon & Pennsylvania

January 11, 2011
REPORT: CA Paid Family Leave a Success with Businesses, Employees
First-ever study of California’s Paid Family Leave system finds widespread approval from businesses & employees across state


Press Releases Archive

July 16, 2009
New Report Shows Unions Have a Positive Impact on Family-Friendly Workplace Policies
As Congress prepares to debate the Employee Free Choice Act, report finds that families benefit from unionization.

April 6, 2009
LEARN WorkFamily - A FREE Online Resource Network for Unions
Network features nation's only online database of work family contract language

October 15, 2007
Governor Takes a Step Backward

September 25, 2007
Bills that Value Family Ties Await Governor's Okay

July 6, 2007
Advocate Hail 3-Year Anniversary of Nation's First Paid Family Leave Program

June 4, 2007
Finding Affordable, Quality Child Care - A Guide for Union Parents

February 20, 2007
Flex Pack - How Unions Can Push for Worker Controlled Flexibility


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