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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

Paid Leave Will Help Close the Gender Wage Gap

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Published Date
March, 2020

The wage gap illustrates the high cost women are paying for our nation’s policy failure, including our lack of paid family and medical leave to support family caregiving, which is still most often performed by women. This fact sheet outlines the ways in which paid family and medical leave helps women remain in the workforce throughout their careers and helps equalize caregiving.