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Expansion of Family and Medical Leave Act proposed - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

News Coverage | September 30, 2013

Expanding paid sick days in the District - Washington Post

"Expansion of the District's law on paid sick days to include bar and restaurant badly needed. It is unfortunate that opponents are trotting out the same baseless, discredited arguments they used five years ago to try to block progress."

News Coverage | September 26, 2013 | Work and Family

Workers welcome Obama’s new home health care rules - People's World

Debra Ness of the National Partnership for Women and Families... called them "a tremendous victory for home care workers, fair pay, quality care and the well-being of our nation. The home care workforce has been grossly undervalued for much too long...Nearly half of home care workers rely on public assistance to make ends meet because of poverty-level wages and few benefits. These regulations will help change this grave injustice and improve working conditions."

News Coverage | September 23, 2013

Push for LGBT data collection in Stage 3 - Healthcare IT News

"We have the chance to leverage Stage 3 of the Meaningful Use Program to make significant progress in addressing disparities, said Debra L. Ness, president of the National Partnership for Women & Families - the group spearheading the CPeH coalition - in a press statement.

News Coverage | September 20, 2013

Exceeding Patient Expectations: 6 Simple Techniques - Physicians Practique

News Coverage | September 20, 2013

Fair Shot Campaign Aims To Move Work/Family Policy Fight Beyond ‘Women’s Issues’ Label - ThinkProgress

“The ability to decide when and how we have children is critical to our economic well-being,” said Judy Lichtman of the National Partnership for Women and Families.

News Coverage | September 18, 2013

What's Best for Babies? Moms Who Get Great Benefits - Huffington Post

News Coverage | September 18, 2013

Poverty rate, U.S. income stuck in neutral in 2012 - Washington Times

News Coverage | September 17, 2013

What Do Career Women Want? - Forbes

News Coverage | September 16, 2013

CEO Salaries Rose 2% in 2011, Says Study - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

News Coverage | September 16, 2013

Pa. proposal pushes for time off to assist children's educations - Tribune-Review

News Coverage | September 16, 2013

7 Surprising Things About the Affordable Care Act - WebMD

News Coverage | September 13, 2013

What’s up with the US and maternity leave? -

News Coverage | September 3, 2013

Consumer Groups Call for Meaningful Use Program to Address Health Disparities - Bloomberg BNA

News Coverage | August 28, 2013

Will Stage 3 Meaningful Use help reduce health disparities? - EHR Intelligence

News Coverage | August 27, 2013

Health Insurance for Women: How to Pick the Best Plan - U.S. News & World Report

News Coverage | August 26, 2013

New resources available to help consumers navigate the Health Insurance Marketplace -

News Coverage | August 15, 2013

What's the big deal about FMLA? - Miami Herald

"The National Partnership for Women & Families put out a new Q&A guide to the FMLA in honor of the 20th anniversary. The guide is a great resource for employees, employers and anyone looking to learn more about taking FMLA leave and how to navigate the law."

News Coverage | August 8, 2013

Mostashari’s departure brings praise for tireless EHR advocate - EHR Intelligence

“Farzad Mostashari has been a visionary, innovative leader who has done a tremendous amount to put our nation on a path to health care that is coordinated, efficient and patient- and family-centered,” said Debra L. Ness, president of the National Partnership for Women and Families, part of the Consumer Partnership for eHealth.

News Coverage | August 7, 2013

Prince William: Why Paternity Leave Is Good for the Whole Family - LiveScience

"Our public policies are completely out of touch with how families are living and working today, and what new families and caregivers need," Shabo told LiveScience.

News Coverage | July 31, 2013

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