Support Paid Family Leave in New York

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The Paid Family Leave Insurance Act would provide up to 12 weeks of paid leave to bond with a new child, care for a seriously ill family member, and deal with issues that arise when a family member is called to active military service.The legislation would create a paid family leave insurance benefit and modernize New York’s Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) program, the critical support system for new mothers physically recovering from childbirth, which is currently frozen at the 1989 rate of $170 per week.



126-150 of 1044 signatures
Number Date Name Location Share your experience with ...
919 2.1 years ago Susan Ohringer JACKSON HEIGHTS, NY
918 2.1 years ago Dolores Furlani Roberts Flushing, NY
917 2.1 years ago Amy Harlib NEW YORK, NY
916 2.1 years ago Robert Schwartz ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY
915 2.1 years ago Gladys DeSantiago BROOKLYN, NY
914 2.1 years ago Catherine Buffalano NY, NY
913 2.1 years ago Susan Guastaferri Forest Hills, NY
912 2.1 years ago Athena Mutua Buffalo, NY Paid leave was indispensable to me when I had my three children! This is what it means to be pro-family. Most developed countries already do this.
911 2.1 years ago Krystal Morel BRONX, NY
910 2.1 years ago Erin Brickley NY
909 2.1 years ago Judith Lasko NEW YORK, NY My daughter just had her first baby 4 days ago. I want her to be able to be with her baby and still pay her bills.
908 2.1 years ago Tina Lieberman-Cohen ALBANY, NY Europe does this already. It's a basic human right. We need to take care of our people and families too.
907 2.1 years ago Thomas Loe Oswego, NY
906 2.1 years ago Margret Felty Plattsburgh, NY
905 2.1 years ago Katie Grote North Baldwin, NY
904 2.1 years ago Sydni Moser Ithaca, NY
903 2.1 years ago Margo Cooper VERMONTVILLE, NY
902 2.1 years ago Sandra Thorn EAST HAMPTON, NY
901 2.1 years ago Maryann Chiacchere BROOKLYN, NY
900 2.1 years ago Edith Borie NEW PALTZ, NY
899 2.1 years ago Marietta Quarless WEST BABYLON, NY
898 2.1 years ago Alan Gaylord ELMIRA, NY
897 2.1 years ago Joshua Brau NY
896 2.1 years ago Andrew & Kathleen Wittenborn PLEASANTVILLE, NY
895 2.1 years ago Brooke Newell Potsdam, NY
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