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“I did not receive any pay while I was on leave for recovery, and when I returned to work I was demoted to assistant teacher.” Mary Russell 

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Delayed Eligibility Harms Workers with Chronic Health Conditions 

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Under the current paid leave proposal, public school teachers could be effectively denied if they cannot afford insurance on their own 

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Coloradans deserve a paid family and medical leave program that benefits all of us 

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For families like mine, paid family and medical leave is not a luxury, it is an absolute necessity 

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Letters to the Capitol: “This year’s proposal is not strong enough to help people like me.” 

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“A program designed to remove as many barriers as possible for people who have the most obstacles to paid family leave will make the system work better for everyone.” 

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Letters to the Capitol: “This year’s proposal is not strong enough to help people like me.” 

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Women’s Lobby of Colorado Statement on Recent Paid Leave Proposal 

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