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Raise Your Hand If You Like Public Preschool

Margie Omero | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics
Margie Omero

While support for working women in theory may pervade, so do daily struggles to balance work and family. Efforts to improve preschool options could greatly ease these hardships.

20 Years Ago Today, America Became a More Family-friendly Nation -- And We Must Do It Again

Debra L. Ness | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics
Debra L. Ness

"Groundbreaking" is a word that's thrown around a lot, but this victory truly was. The FMLA is the first national law ever to help Americans manage the dual demands of work and family.

14 Best States For Working Dads

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 12.06.2012 | Parents

According to a new report, "Dads Expect Better," conducted by the National Partnership for Women & Families, at least 66 countries guarantee a father...

Shocking Number Of States Fail Working Mothers

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 05.14.2012 | Parents

Eighteen states got the grade of "F" in a new analysis on workplace rights for new parents. According to a report by the National Partnership for Wome...

Md. Man's Sick Leave Lawsuit Lands In Supreme Court

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 03.12.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court wrestled Wednesday with how a federal law that grants workers time off for family and medical reasons applies to ...