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Bouncing babies to balance the checkbooks

Bouncing babies to balance the checkbooks

Veronica Hall,
Layout Designer

May 24, 2017

I used to have baby fever, until I started babysitting. I’m not talking about a once-in-awhile babysitting gig for date nights. No, I mean eight-hour shifts, multiple days a week for three different families. Sometimes for two families in one day, all consisting of children six months to four yea...

SF supervisors seek to make employers pay for family bonding time

Photo Courtesy of Ron T. Ennis/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT

Heather Knight,
San Francisco Chronicle

April 14, 2016

San Francisco on Tuesday is nearly certain to become the first municipality in the nation to mandate that employers offer fully paid bonding time to employees with babies. But the expected easy passage by the Board of Supervisors belies heated opposition from some small-business owners. Currently, Californi...

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