First Ever Presidential Platforms on Work Life Issues
Top Leadership from the Obama and McCain teams presented their approach to work life and responded to your questions on workplace and workforce issues. Participants heard decision makers discuss issues such as flexibility and the role of government in providing or encouraging work life assistance.
Press Release announcing Presidential Campaigns Address Work Life Policy Issues in First Ever Discussions with Business Leaders
Read Families and Work Institute's President Ellen Galinsky's Background Call to Action (.doc)
Follow the media coverage of these calls and their notes.
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