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11. National Partnership Letter to Preserve Teen Access to Contraception; Oppose Vitter Ammendments to FY08 Labor HHS Appropriations

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:18:00 CDT 2014)

October 18, 2007Dear Senator:The National Partnership for Women & Families strongly urges you to oppose anyamendments to the FY 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Educationappropriations bill filed by Senator David Vitter (R-...

Description: The National Partnership for Women & Families strongly urges you to oppose any amendments to the FY 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education appropriations bill filed by Senator David Vitter (R-LA) intended to render health clinics that provide abortion care with non-federal dollars, under almost all circumstances, ineligible for funding through the bill.

12. Work and Family Agenda for the 113th Congress

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:24:00 CDT 2014)

FACT SHEETWork and Family Agenda for the113th CongressJUNE 2013Every day, workers in the United States struggle to meet the demands of work and familybecause their workplaces lack basic family friendly policies. It is past time for workp...

Description: Every day, workers in the United States struggle to meet the demands of work and family because their workplaces lack basic family friendly policies. It is past time for workplaces to reflect the needs of today’s families, which include the ability to care for children, family members and elderly relatives while being productive, responsible employees.

13. National Partnership Comments on Wellness Regulations Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

(File; Tue Jun 30 14:06:00 CDT 2015)

Description: A letter to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) from the National Partnership urging the EEOC to maintain strong civil rights protections for all workers with respect to workplace wellness programs.

14. The Family and Medical Leave Act at 20: 100 Million Reasons to Celebrate and Move Forward

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:22:00 CDT 2014)

The Family and Medical Leave Act at 20:100 Million Reasons to Celebrate and Move ForwardFEBRUARY 20132013 is the 20th anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) – the first and onlynational law that enables workers to care fo...

Description: 2013 is the 20th anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) – the first and only national law that enables workers to care for themselves and their loved ones without jeopardizing their jobs or economic security.

15. Supportive Workplace Policies Are Critical for Nursing Mothers

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:14:00 CDT 2014)

Supportive Workplace Policies Are Critical for Nursing MothersWritten Statement ofDebra L. Ness, PresidentNational Partnership for Women & FamiliesandRobin W. Stanton, ChairUnited States Breastfeeding CommitteeforL’, y, yCommittee on...

Description: The Affordable Care Act (ACA) gives millions of nursing moms the support and protection they need. The National Partnership for Women & Families and the United States Breastfeeding Committee would like to clarify the scope of this important new provision in the law and address some misconceptions expressed during the Ways and Means Committee hearing.

16. Dads Expect Better: Top States for New Dads

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:26:00 CDT 2014)

Dads Expect BetterTop States for New DadsJUNE 2012In May 2012, the National Partnership for Women & Families released Expecting Better: AState-by-State Analysis of Laws That Help New Parents . Expecting Better summarizes the familyf...

Description: This special report, Dads Expect Better: Top States for New Dads, focuses specifically on the states in which existing family friendly leave policies include new fathers, providing them with the support they need to care for their families.

17. Senate Bill for the Healthy Families Act in the 108th Congress

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:17:00 CDT 2014)

II108TH CONGRESS2D SESSIONS. 2520To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address theirown health needs and the health needs of their families.IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATESJUNE 15, 2004Mr. KENNEDY (for himself, Mr...

Description: A bill to provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families.

18. Paid Sick Days Are Necessary To Manage Chronic Illness

(File; Fri Oct 24 09:26:00 CDT 2014)

FACT SHEETPaid Sick Days Are Necessary To ManageChronic IllnessAUGUST 2012Nearly one in two people in the United States have a chronic medical condition that requiresregular care1 – and chronic conditions are becoming more prevalent. At ...

Description: Nearly one in two people in the United States have a chronic medical condition that requires regular care1 - and chronic conditions are becoming more prevalent. At the same time, more than 40 million U.S. workers don't have access to paid sick days to recover from illness, care for a sick family member, or manage chronic illnesses.

19. El Acta de Familias Saludables Hoja Informativa

(File; Tue Oct 03 12:22:00 CDT 2017)

Description: HOJA INFORMATIVA | El Acta de Familias Saludables establecería un estándar nacional de días pagados por enfermedad – un paso crítico para satisfacer las necesidades financieras y de salud de las familias trabajadoras.

20. Cesarean Birth Trends 1989-2015

(File; Tue Dec 04 09:35:00 CST 2018)

Description: The preliminary national cesarean rate for 2014 is 32.2 percent of all births. This is a slight drop from the national peak of 32.9 percent in 2009.