This infographic shows how the U.S. rates against the rest of the world in terms of mandatory paid sick leave for workers - clearly we are behind. Learn how #WomenEmployed is working to pass paid sick time legislation at www.womenemployed.org
HUGE: If Gov. Kate Brown signs Senate Bill 454, approved earlier by the Senate, Oregon would become the fourth state with a statewide sick leave policy, along with California, Connecticut and Massachusetts.
L.A. Times Business talks to labor leaders including representatives of Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE) and Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC) about expected near-future municipal campaigns for paid sick leave.
America's sick leave policies fail workers. Here's how Netflix and Google are getting it right - "The U.S. continues to be an international embarrassment when it comes to the sick leave it offers to employees. According to a comprehensive report from the Center for Economic and Policy Research, the U.S. is one of the only developed nations without a nationwide standard for all employers."