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Debra L. Ness, President

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New Survey: People Need, Want Paid Sick Days

Do you worry about losing your job when you get sick? If you're like 40 million other workers in this country, perhaps you should!

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Next Up: Paid Sick Days for 30 Million Workers

It's hard to believe, but the sick truth is tens of millions of workers in the good ole U. S. of A. don't have a single paid sick day.

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Wal-Mart's Demerit Practice Makes Me Sick

December 16, 2009 | Work and Family > Paid Sick Days

Given the recent news about Wal-Mart's sick days practice, we all may want to think twice about shopping there this holiday season—which regrettably overlaps with cold and flu season.

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Karen Pesapane, Associate Director, Digital Fundraising and Data Management

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Does Your Child Care Center Provide Paid Sick Days?

September 28, 2009 | Work and Family > Paid Sick Days

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention keeps updating its guidelines to help child care and early childhood programs - - and all of us - - respond to influenza during the 2009-2010 flu season.

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With H1N1 Spreading this Labor Day: We Need Paid Sick Days, Not Another iPhone App

September 4, 2009 | Work and Family > Paid Sick Days

As schools reopen and cooler, drier temperatures return here to Washington, D.C., the nation waits for the second wave of the H1N1 flu to hit us.

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Start Spreading the News: Paid Sick Days Coming to NYC

Campaigns to make paid sick days a basic workplace standard have sprung up around the country—and now New York City is getting in on the action.

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