The Importance Of Paid Paternal Leave

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The United States is falling behind in the world when it comes to parental leave, it is the

last industrialized nation in the world to not guarantee some kind of paid parental leave to their

citizens. Sweden has set a high standard for other countries to live up too, but their success with

their policy has shown to be worthy. The United States needs to guarantee a larger set amount of

paternal and maternal leave days and a set pay. Paid parental leave will improve life in the

workforce for men and women, it will improve child development, and it will decrease stress in
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