Walmart Ups Employee Pay. Why?
Today, Walmart made headlines, but not for big deals or negative stories about how the retailer treats employees. The low-cost…
Paid Leave for New Dads and Moms: Why Is the U.S. So Far Behind?
Families and Work Institute’s senior vice president Anne Weisberg speaks with a Fox News affiliate in New York about the…
Comedian’s Work-Life Joke Isn’t Funny
When Jon Stewart announced he’s leaving the popular cable mock newscast The Daily Show, he offered little about his plans…
Move to Mandate Affordable Child Care
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On the heels of President Obama’s State of the Union address, there’s been renewed interest in pushing legislation that leads…
Book Review: In Our Hands: The Struggle for U.S. Child Care Policy
Now that the President has shined a spotlight on child care policy, it is incumbent on those who want to…
#FillTheGap Is a Key Hastag for 2015
Filling the gap in a number of areas is going to be a key theme for 2015: The Income Gap…
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