IWPR Helps Inform Historic Vote to Legislate Paid Sick Days in Connecticut
On June 4th, Connecticut became the first state to pass a paid sick days law. The Institute for Women's Policy Research analyzed the cost of paid sick days in Connecticut, and their research on paid sick days continues to inform news reports as several states, cities, and municipalities consider similar legislation. Read more information on IWPR Family Leave & Paid Sick Days Initiative.
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