Family leave expansion law mulled

01.22.2009 | The Olympian | The paid-family-leave program that the governor suspended to save money could reappear, only bigger. It would be paid for with a 2-cents-an-hour payroll tax on most employees. Any such tax would have to be approved by voters, b

Q & A on the FMLA

Questions and Answers about the Family and Medical Leave Act: The Sloan Work and Family Research Network has prepared fact sheets which provide statistical answers to some important questions about work-family and work/life issues. Also click here to read

Paid family leave still rumbling

12.02.2008 | The Olympian | Just a quick hit from a meeting of House budget writers specializing in human services. They were reminded that they had given $6.2 million to the Employment Security Department to build a computer to run a paid family leave pr