Paid Family Leave's Conservative Lineage

Marco Rubio picks up a "family values" legacy that overlaps with Democrats' priorities.

Uniters, not dividers.

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When the Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio unveiled a proposal last month to subsidize family leave via a system of tax breaks for businesses, Democrats scoffed. Expanding protection of mothers and infants? Isn't that Democratic turf?

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