As of today, Gavin Newsom is running the country’s biggest state. How will he differ from Jerry Brown? One of his priorities is implementing a 6-months paid parental leave policy for Californians. We talk about whether than can happen.
How will Gov. Newsom pay for a major increase in paid parental leave?
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How will California pay for Gov. Newsom’s proposed increase of paid parental leave?
Now that Gavin Newsom has stepped into the Governor’s Office, he’s expected to unveil his budget. With it comes a proposal to significantly expand paid leave for new parents...
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