We’re almost two months into the 2019 legislative session, and because you’ve raised YOUR voice, closer than ever to making paid family and medical leave a reality here in our state! Countless workers, caregivers and supporters of paid leave testified in person, submitted written testimony, or showed solidarity and made the compelling case for REAL … Continue reading What’s Next for Paid Leave?
With the new year begins a new legislative session and new opportunities to make your voice heard in support of paid family and medical leave here in Connecticut!. Connecticut is now entirely surrounded by states (MA, NY, RI, and NJ) with paid family and medical leave programs. Connecticut workers and their families can’t wait any … Continue reading Happy New Year! Let’s #MakeCTNext.
In 2019, Connecticut became the 7th state (plus Washington D.C.) to PASS paid family and medical leave! Payroll deductions will begin in early 2021, and workers will receive paid family and medical leave benefits beginning early 2022. Until then, the Paid Family and Medical Leave Authority will work to get the program up and running. … Continue reading Timeline for Paid Leave