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Sarah Grace-Farley-Kluger Act seeks unpaid leave for parents grieving the loss of a child

| September 11, 2015 |

Current legislation recognizes the importance of taking a leave of absence from work during critical family life events such as the birth or adoption

Recognizing World Day Against Child Labor

| June 12, 2015 |

Today marks the 13th annual World Day Against Child Labor, a day in which we pay special attention to the crippling problem of hazardous

How you can end U.S. tobacco child labor

| May 15, 2015 |

Did you know child labor is alive and well in our country? We know it’s hard to believe, but over 500,000 children and teenagers

How to end tobacco child labor in the U.S.

| April 16, 2015 |

Senator Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-Rhode Island) introduced today a bill, the Children Don’t Belong on Tobacco Farms Act, to prohibit child

“These are not like other detergents:” Why we need the Detergent PACS Act

| March 19, 2015 |

Jill and her 8-month-old daughter know all too well that the popular new detergent packs can mean danger for young children. Last April, in the