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

Labor Department finalzes new family leave rules

Labor Department finalizes new family leave rules: The Labor Department on Thursday announced final revisions in the Family and Medical Leave Act, including new rules defining how families of wounded service members will be able to take unpaid leave to ca

Labor Department finalizes new family leave rules

11.13.2008 | Seattle Times | The Labor Department on Thursday announced final revisions in the Family and Medical Leave Act, including new rules defining how families of wounded service members will be able to take unpaid leave to care for them. | More

Gregoire stops work on paid family leave program

09.26.2008 | The News Tribune | The Olympian reports that Gov. Chris Gregoire suspended work on the paid family leave program this week due to the struggling economy. She announced it as evidence of her cost-cutting measures in last night’s debate w