USBC Submits Letter for the Record for Senate Hearing on Paid Family and Medical Leave

The Senate Committee on Finance hosted a committee hearing: “Exploring Paid Leave: Policy, Practice, and Impact on the Workforce,” on Wednesday, October 25. The U.S. Breastfeeding Committee submitted a letter for the record demonstrating how a national paid family and medical leave program can help the United States increase breastfeeding rates and reduce health disparities. Individuals and organizations are encouraged to submit a letter for the record through Wednesday, November 8. Find instructions on submitting a letter on the hearing webpage.