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NPR: Small Ohio Town Passes Progressive Parental Leave Policy

NPR: Small Ohio Town Passes Progressive Parental Leave Policy

The Village of Newburgh Heights, outside Cleveland, is a working class community of about 2,500 residents. It's also home to the most progressive parental leave policy of any municipality in the nation. As of last week, full-time public employees will be eligible for six months of paid parental leave after the birth of a child.