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Posted byon June 30, 2015 at 3:36 PM EDT
President Obama announced his plan to extend overtime protections. Here's what you had to say:
Posted byon June 23, 2015 at 1:54 PM EDT
When it comes to raising the minimum wage, the numbers speak for themselves.
Posted byon June 15, 2015 at 12:15 PM EDT
Join Secretary Perez, Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, Executive Director of MomsRising Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, and Molly Moon Neitzel, a small business owner in Seattle for a Google+ Hangout to discuss how we can help working families to succeed. Submit your questions using #LeadOnLeave!
Posted byon April 17, 2015 at 12:48 PM EDT
From the size of your paychecks to the duration of your paid leave to the amount you pay in taxes, this was a week of conversation about key issues facing American families.
Posted byon April 17, 2015 at 10:02 AM EDT
The White House honored 12 extraordinary individuals that are supporting working families and helping to make change in their companies or communities through advocating for family-friendly policies that encourage workplace flexibility.
Posted byon April 16, 2015 at 11:40 AM EDT
Posted byon April 15, 2015 at 7:53 PM EDT
President Obama traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina for a special town hall event, co-hosted with leading women's sites BlogHer and She Knows. During the conversation, the President talked with working women about some of the issues they care the most about -- such as paying for child care, or sending their children to college.
Posted byon April 15, 2015 at 1:10 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett lists 10 reasons why you can't afford to stay out of the working families policy discussion.
Posted byon April 14, 2015 at 4:41 PM EDT
As Americans sit down to file their taxes on April 15, President Obama is heading to Charlotte, North Carolina to join a conversation with working women about many of the issues they care about most.
Posted byon April 14, 2015 at 3:56 PM EDT
On Equal Pay Day, we face a stubborn and troubling fact: Despite women’s gains, a large gender pay gap still exists.