Episode 17: The Families First Act

Broadcast date: 
April 01, 2020

Show Notes:

In this episode, Rachel, Sarah, and Eva discuss the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act and the Emergency Family Medical Leave Act, together known as the Families First Act. We unpack each act's paid sick leave provisions, when they apply, and for how long. Tune in to learn how the Families First Act may apply to your farm. 

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