Listen: U.S. poised to give federal workers 12 weeks of paid parental leave
"House approved twelve weeks of paid parental leave for about two million federal workers on Wednesday. The new benefit would apply to any birth adoption or foster after October. First Twenty twenty any for employees who've worked for the government for one calendar year and stay for at least twelve weeks after taking the leave. The spending package is part of the national defense authorization. Sation Act that's a bill that often serves as a catchall for measures unrelated to defense. The Senate is expected to approve the measure in the coming days and the bill would then go to the white. The house where president trump is expected to sign it into"