Should employers be required to offer their employees paid sick leave. 

Discussion 3

Should employers be required to offer their employees paid sick leave.  Although the federal government has yet to act, some states and some cities have adopted paid sick leave requirements.  Is this a good idea?  Would you be more likely or less likely to vote for a candidate that favored paid sick leave?  Why or why not?

Before responding this issue, read the essays linked below that discuss this topic.  Compose your initial response to the questions above. Your post should demonstrate a good understanding of the topic. Be sure to use good English grammar and composition skills.

Remember: To receive full credit, your post should specifically mention the title, author, or source of the article linked below.  

No Plagiarism.

Center for Economic and Policy Research, “The United States Lags the World in Paid Sick Days for Workers and Families.”

http://cepr.net/documents/publications/psd-summary.pdf