Tag Archives: paid sick leave

Five better ways to use the billion dollars the government has spent on marriage promotion

TweetBecause there’s obviously nothing else we could be doing with the money, the federal government has spent nearly one billion dollars since 2001 on marriage promotion: Tweet
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Quote of the Day: State of the Union edition

Tweet“Today, women make up about half our workforce. But they still make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns. That is wrong, and in 2014, it’s an embarrassment. Tweet
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Video: Why “family values” enthusiasts should support paid sick leave

Tweet If the right is as passionate about “family values” as it claims, they should be all about paid sick leave. Tweet
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Need paid sick leave? Feminists got your back.

Tweet “I was forced to ask my boss for some time off so I could take care of my sibling. When I asked for a few days of leave, my boss told me flat-out:  if you go, don’t bother coming back.” These are the words of Ai Elo, a restaurant worker from Brooklyn and member [...]
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