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 ClintonCohen once teased Hillary Clinton about going to prison. Now he's been sentenced to 36 months The Hill's 12:30 Report — Cohen gets three years in prison | Fallout from Oval Office clash | House GOP eyes vote on B for wall Contest offers 'Broadway play and chardonnay' with Clinton MORE and Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersOcasio-Cortez on call to run for president: ‘How about … no’ GOP-controlled Senate breaks with Trump on Saudi vote Amazon workers in Staten Island launching campaign to unionize MORE, calling for workers to receive at least 12 weeks of parental leave.