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Mandated Paid Sick Leave Is Making Headway

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It is estimated that 41 million workers do not receive paid sick leave, but that number is going to steadily drop.  This past month the President has signed into effect an Executive Order (EO 13706) that establishes paid sick leave for federal contractors. Work performed by parties that contract with the Federal Government will now be required to provide their employees with at least 7 days of paid sick leave on an annual basis.   The employee will receive 1 hour of leave for every 30 hours worked, which can be used for: their own illness, injury, or medical condition; the…