San Francisco becomes first city to require businesses to provide fully paid family leave
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San Francisco on Tuesday became the first major U.S. city to require businesses to provide its employees paid parental leave.

The city’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously in favor of the measure, which would ensure that workers get full pay for parental leave.

California is one of just a few states that provides for partial pay.

The issue has been gained some national attention during the presidential race, with both Democratic hopefuls, Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWoman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Trump: CNN, MSNBC 'got scammed' into covering Russian-organized rally Pennsylvania Democrats set to win big with new district map MORE and Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersDems ponder gender politics of 2020 nominee 2020 Dem contenders travel to key primary states After Florida school shooting, vows for change but no clear path forward MORE, calling for workers to receive at least 12 weeks of parental leave.