Congressional Briefing: The Need for Paid Parental Leave for the Federal Workforce

Please join the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) as we present new research at a Briefing for Senate staff and the public:
Monday, November 23, 2009
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Capitol Visitor Center, room SVC 201/200 (metro: Union Station)
Honorary Cohost: Senator Jim Webb
New Research: The Need for Paid Parental Leave
to Adapt to a Changing Workforce

Kevin Miller, Ph.D., Senior Research Associate
Institute for Women’s Policy Research
The Importance of Paid Parental Leave to Working Fathers
Vince DiCaro, Senior Director of Public Affairs
National Fatherhood Initiative
The Significance of Workplace Flexibility for Today’s Families
Anne Hedgepeth, Government Relations Coordinator
American Association of University Women
Moderated by:
Rachna Choudhry, Policy and Advocacy Manager
National Partnership for Women & Families
This event is hosted by the National Partnership for Women & Families, National Fatherhood Initiative, Business and Professional Women’s Foundation, American Association of University Women (AAUW), National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU), Partnership for Public Service, Federally Employed Women (FEW), American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), and American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO (AFSCME).
Stay tuned for the report, photos, and video of the briefing to be posted to IWPR’s website.

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