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What is a Family Worth?

 How to advocate for policies that help workers flourish and families thrive.

Study Group on the Grass

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Start a Book/Film Club11

Invite your friends to read a book or watch a movie with you to raise awareness about the importance of paid leave. Click here for a guide to starting such a club with suggested book and film titles.

Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

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The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA) would help women receive the workplace accommodations they need in order to stay healthy throughout pregnancy. The bill has bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress. 

 

We need your voice as well. 

 

Please call, email or tweet your Senator and ask that the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act be brought to a vote. Click here for a sample message.

 

For those on twitter, please feel free to retweet or comment on Families Valued Director Rachel Anderson’s thread on the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act. Tag your own Senators as well as Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (@senschumer) and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (@leadermcconell).

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