Mom Sums Up Common Misconceptions About Maternity Leave

The Only High-Income Country To Not Offer Maternity Level At The Federal Level

Out of all of the high-income countries around the world, the United States of America is the only one to no offer maternity level at the federal level. In 178 countries, paid leave is a given!

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In the US, though, the policies are made at the state level, with a majority of businesses giving unpaid leave.