Celebrating California’s First-In-The-Nation Paid Leave Program: 20 Years After

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When and where
Thursday, September 22, 2022
12:00pm PT

Please join New America, California Work and Family Coalition, Legal Aid at Work, SEIU, UFCW, UNITE-LA, the Bay Area Council, and Small Business Majority as we hold an online celebration of the 20th anniversary of California's Paid Family Leave (PFL) program. This event will feature remarks from workers, business owners, policymakers, advocates, and researchers about PFL’s success, lessons learned, and implications for the future in California and beyond. Plus, hear remarks from California Governor Gavin Newsom, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and paid family leave advocates.

What you can expect to learn:

  • The history of paid family leave in California
  • How California's PFL program helps small business owners
  • What's next for the PFL program
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Paid Family & Medical Leave
General Small Business