Women across the nation earn less on average than men do. Today (Tuesday) supporters of equal pay for equal work are rallying in places around California and the country in support of closing the wage gap. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports.
Beginning today (Wednesday), about 6.5-million Californians become eligible for paid sick leave. Capital Public Radio's Lesley McClurg talked to a small business owner about how she'll implement the law.
Many California small business employees often don't take paid family leave because they would risk losing their jobs. That could change under a bill that passed its first committee yesterday (Wednesday) in the state Senate. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler has more.