• Metro Parent: Giving Parents A Break: Oregon's Efforts to Adopt a Paid Family Leave Law
  • Stark, Miller Introduce Historic Paid Family and Medical Leave Legislation

Current Legislative Efforts

  • H.R. 5873: Family Leave Insurance Act of 2008
  • S. 3140: Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2008


  • Sloan Work and Family Research Network
  • National Partnership for Women & Families
  • Moms Rising
  • Take Care Net
  • Activistas
  • Children First for Oregon
  • Nursing Mothers Council
  • Institute for Women's Policy Research



  • Paid Leave Fact Sheet (Institute for Women's Policy Research ~ 7.08) by


« Paid Family Leave for Federal Workers: Help Make It a Reality | Main | Urge Your Senators to Support Paid Leave for Federal Employees »

June 20, 2008


TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference H.R. 5781 Passes in the House!:


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.


You can listen to two US Reps speak about the bill here during the floor vote: Interesting that the bill is for 4 weeks of full paid leave, but leaves room for the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to extend it to 8. Interesting strategy!!

gucci handbags

Thank you so much! I was encouraged to do something now. Never give up our dream, the youth is our factor of success.

Impotence causes

personally commend this commentary by the creator or creators of this article so interesting is precisely what I wanted, thank you very much for writing and publishing. I read so many different articles. but like your articles,and hope you will write more,and better. i will assit to reading them,thanks

christian louboutin

*All this cannot be accomplished overnight.

Cheap Jordans

Above all nations is humanity.


Some specialists tell that business loans aid a lot of people to live the way they want, because they are able to feel free to buy needed things. Moreover, some banks give consolidation loan for different classes of people.

Coach Outlet Stores Online

"I would have expected that this should contain a routine that accepts a starting url and then traverses the website and picks up the website hierarchy "dynamically" and construct the xml accordingly.
one is dangerous and the other is not?

air force one

when your true love same thing's time you will discover language frailty and the incapability how. The writing and the feeling forever have the barrier. when all could not go back, when I decide to walk, you only then understood that treated coldly me, I has wanted not to be many, but you have not given suffice, even if gentle supported, said to me, was happy.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment