Topic: Pregnancy Discrimination Act
Women are slowly making inroads in the gender pay gap. Recent Bureau of Labor Statistics data for full-time workers show women earn 82 percent as much as men, up from 64 percent in 1980.
Canadian families get generous parental leave, childcare subsidies, and guaranteed healthcare. Critics claim America can’t afford to follow suit, but it’s increasingly clear that it can’t afford not to.
02/16/2010 09:19 am
AT&T's decision to exclude pregnancy leave taken before the 1978 Pregnancy Discrimination Act from pensions today is not illegal discrimination, the court said.
05/18/2009 01:00 am
11/03/2008 12:00 am
With no US laws requiring paid leave, more mothers stay on the job longer, saving time off until after the baby arrives.
04/21/2008 01:00 am