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.



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Number Date Name Location Share your experience with ...
844 1 year ago Amy Fass NEW YORK, NY I haven't had personal experience w/paid family leave, but it's inexcusable that the weekly TDI payment hasn't been increased since 1989! It should be raised to reflect the current cost of living an...
843 1 year ago Amy Fass NEW YORK, NY I haven't had personal experience w/paid family leave, but it's inexcusable that the weekly TDI payment hasn't been increased since 1989! It should be raised to reflect the current cost of living an...
842 1 year ago Beth Carr STAFFORD, NY
841 1 year ago Trudy Murray New York, NY
840 1 year ago Matthew Roman Binghamton, NY I almost lost my job when my mother was dying.
839 1 year ago Hannah Woodward Astoria, NY
838 1 year ago Joe Birnbaum MONROE, NY
837 1 year ago Doris Kelly Hyde Park, NY
836 1 year ago Arthur Ames HILTON, NY
835 1 year ago marge dakouzlian Staten Island, NY
834 1 year ago Peter J. Keiser MANLIUS, NY
833 1 year ago Barbara Kidney Pine Bush, NY
832 1 year ago Patricia Sahr EAST NASSAU, NY
831 1 year ago Lisa Kagan CATSKILL, NY
830 1 year ago A.J. Averett POTSDAM, NY This is basic common decency.
829 1 year ago Richard & Lucy Zaslow Jamaica, NY
828 1 year ago Michael Lewandowski Fuquay Varina, NC
827 1 year ago Jay Clawson Ithaca, NY
826 1 year ago Martha Armas ELMHURST, NY
825 1 year ago Jenelle Joseph Brooklyn, NY
824 1 year ago Barbara Kidney Pine Bush, NY According to both our Declaration of Independence & Preamble to the Constitution, governments exist to protect the welfare of the people. They're just saying, and so are we! Do your job!
823 1 year ago Eleanor Liggio Elmsford, NY
822 1 year ago Janice Myers WEST HURLEY, NY
821 1 year ago Stephanie Jacobs Flushing, NY
820 1 year ago Caroline Start BROOKLYN, NY
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