Paid Family Leave: Helping Workers Balance Career and Caregiving Commitments
It’s been 15 years since workers in California became eligible for payments through the state’s paid family leave program that helps people take time off from work to welcome a new child to the family or care for a sick family member. But many Californians – particularly workers earning low wages – are unable to utilize this benefit, even though they contribute to it.
The CalEITC and Young Child Tax Credit
California is an economic powerhouse, but millions are not benefiting from the state’s economic success. The CalEITC and Young Child Tax Credit are smart investments to broaden economic security for Californians.
California’s Workers Are Increasingly Locked Out of the State’s Prosperity
Californians labor every day to provide for their families, build success in their workplaces, and keep the state’s economy strong. Learn more about how five key changes in the job market and less responsibility assumed by businesses means California’s workers are increasingly locked out of the prosperity that they help create for their employers and the state.