the Family Medical Leave Act. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis explained
what this new interpretation means in an
op-ed in The Advocate.
“[The] Labor Department’s interpretation of the
FMLA makes clear that children can get the support and care they
need from the people who love them and are responsible for them.
This is certainly a win for LGBT families, and it recognizes the
importance of a partner who shares in the parenting of a child in a
Pictured here are photos from the meeting at the Labor
We brought in Naz Meftah, whom FMLA could have helped, to tell