Barack Obama and Joe Biden's Campaign Promise

Family

Support Working Families



Encourage States to Adopt Paid Leave:

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    As president, Barack Obama will initiate a 50 state strategy to encourage all of the states to adopt paid-leave systems. Obama and Biden will provide a $1.5 billion fund to assist states with start-up costs and to help states offset the costs for employees and employers.