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No, private businesses should decide the amount of competitive incentives they offer to employees instead of a government mandate
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Nov 2, 2015. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Several major U.S. companies including Netflix, Chipotle and Microsoft recently began offering their employees paid sick and maternity leave. The U.S. is currently the only industrialized country that doesn’t require companies to provide sick leave to their employees. 35% of American workers do not receive any type of paid sick leave. See recent paid sick leave news
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Businesses should only grant paid maternity leave for two kids and sick leave. 2 years ago from a Green in Gurnee, IL
The lack of paid leave in general is a system that only begets inefficiency cycle after cycle. In some countries, men and women will have up to a year or two of government or privately sponsored sick, and more importantly paternity/maternity leave. This... 2 years ago from a Green in Oakland, CA
Yes, as long as the woman has worked at least two years with the company. 3 years ago from a Green in Lubec, ME
Yes, but as long as paid leaves for caring for sick family members are equally available to people without children. 3 years ago from a Green in Rochester, NY
Only if there is a sick family member. 3 years ago from a Green in Baldwin Park, CA
Not required, but there could be some tax incentives to encourage businesses to do this. 3 years ago from a Green in Seminole, FL
There should be federal paid leave. 3 years ago from a Green in Miami, FL