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 March 31, 2016
"In terms of the Family Leave, this is an important step forward, a major step forward," said Assemblyman Cahill, discussing his support for Paid Family Leave during the debate on the budget. "This is to get it started. We can't use the money that has not been collected yet to start it. It has to start somewhere and that's all this is. This isn't taking money out of the pockets of the employers, it is taking money out of a fund that exists and is sitting there, allowing us to get started one of the most progressive and important social policies that New York State has passed in a long time." A9005