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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.
Posted byon April 9, 2015 at 1:36 PM EDT
The Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement traveled to California to see how paid leave is helping working families in the Golden State.
Posted byon April 1, 2015 at 3:39 PM EDT
Follow along with Secretary Tom Perez as he kicks off a nationwide road show to highlight the progress that states across the country are making on paid leave.
Posted byon January 22, 2015 at 5:40 PM EDT
President Obama stopped by the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS to lay out his plan to help alleviate this burden for every middle-class family who is working and trying to raise young children.