About the campaign

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  • MomsRising.org
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    MomsRising.org is an on-the-ground and online grassroots organization of more than a million people…Read More

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Why this matters

MomsRising.org Campaign leader

"At the moment, though, only 11 percent of American workers have access to paid family leave, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.…Read More

The Economic Benefits of Paid Parental Leave

When Larisa Casillas gave birth to a boy two years ago, the Bay Area nonprofit organization where she worked gave her only four weeks of paid leave. But she took more than that, including 12 weeks paid by California’s state family leave program, one of the few of its kind in the nation. Ms. Casillas said the extra time was essential for bonding…Read More
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