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The Many Benefits of Paid Family and Medical Leave

Daughter assisting mother article icon Issue Brief Implementing a paid leave program such as Social Security Cares would help bring the United States up to par relative to other nations’ labor standards, and it would help facilitate the dual roles of worker and caregiver that most adults will experience at some point in their lives.

by Heather Boushey and Sarah Jane Glynn | Friday, November 2, 2012

Celebrating the Success of California’s Paid Family Leave Act

California Gov. Gray DavisCalifornia’s Paid Family Leave insurance program has been an unqualified success, and we should extend the same benefits to all workers.

by Heather Boushey and Sarah Jane Glynn | Thursday, September 27, 2012

Comprehensive Paid Family and Medical Leave for Today’s Families and Workplaces

Mom plays with daughter in the park book_alt2 icon Report Social Security Cares builds on the dynamic history of Social Security reform to meet the American workforce’s changing needs as well as the recent state efforts to make sure that the program includes all workers who need access to such benefits.

by Heather Boushey and Sarah Jane Glynn | Wednesday, September 19, 2012

The Need for Paid Sick Leave

play_alt icon Video Sarah Jane Glynn explains the benefits of implementing paid sick leave for our nation's workers.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Thursday, August 16, 2012

Fact Sheet: Child Care

Fact sheet by Sarah Jane Glynn explains the importance of child care for families.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Thursday, August 16, 2012

Fact Sheet: Paid Family and Medical Leave

Fact sheet by Sarah Jane Glynn explains the importance of paid family and medical leave to help U.S. workers make ends meet.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Thursday, August 16, 2012

Fact Sheet: Workplace Flexibility

Fact sheet by Sarah Jane Glynn and Joanna Venator explains the importance of workplace flexibility for businesses and the economy.

by Sarah Jane Glynn and Joanna Venator | Thursday, August 16, 2012

Fact Sheet: The Wage Gap for Women

Sarah Jane Glynn gives the key facts you need to know about unequal pay and how it affects women.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Thursday, August 16, 2012

Más niños latinos pasarían hambre bajo la Enmienda de la Congresista Roby

La representante Martha Roby (R-AL) ha propuesto una enmienda que les negaría los beneficios de asistencia nutricional a los estadounidenses que viven en hogares donde hay alguien que no pueda demostrar que tiene autorización para vivir en los Estados Unidos.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Thursday, July 12, 2012

More Latino Children Would Go Hungry Under Roby Amendment

More than 80 percent of the children who would lose nutrition assistance benefits under a proposed Farm Bill amendment are Latino, writes Sarah Jane Glynn.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Top 5 Economic Benefits from the President’s Immigration Announcement

Sarah Jane Glynn details why President Barack Obama’s recent immigration announcement benefits the nation’s bottom line.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Monday, July 9, 2012

Conservatives’ Stab at Pay Equity Falls Short

Sarah Jane Glynn shows why the Paycheck Fairness Act is far superior to the conservative alternative offered up last week.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Monday, June 11, 2012

Separando el mito de la verdad sobre el crédito tributario por hijo o el “child tax credit”

Vuelven a ser noticia los inmigrantes y el crédito tributario por hijo, que es el crédito rembolsable aprobado por el Congreso en 1998 para impedir que los niños caigan en la pobreza. En esta ocasión, las afirmaciones que se están haciendo son aun más exageradas y engañosas que antes. Recientemente, los Senadores David Vitter (R-LA) y Marco Rubio (R-FL) presentaron leyes por separado que tienen por objeto limitar la elegibilidad al crédito fiscal y están politizando el tema de forma activa a la vez que presionan por el voto en el Senado.

by Marshall Fitz and Sarah Jane Glynn | Friday, June 1, 2012

Separating Fact from Fiction About the Child Tax Credit

Sarah Jane Glynn and Marshall Fitz argue that attacks against the child tax credit are yet another example of how compassionate conservatism is dead.

by Marshall Fitz and Sarah Jane Glynn | Wednesday, May 30, 2012

The New Breadwinners: 2010 Update

article icon Issue Brief Sarah Jane Glynn describes how women are now either breadwinners or co-breadwinners in most families.

by Sarah Jane Glynn | Monday, April 16, 2012