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May 8 2009

IWF in the News: Is the Pregnancy Protection Act Harming Women's Jobs?

Sabrina Schaeffer

The Pregnancy Discrimination Act was passed to protect pregnant women from being fired once they go on maternity leave, but now some think the law might be doing women more harm than good by over-legislating businesses.

In this video from Fox News, Sabrina Schaffer of the Independent Women's Forum and Fatima Graves of the National Women's Law Center debate the merits of pregnancy protection in the workplace.

Independent Women’s Forum’s mission is to improve the lives of Americans by increasing the number of women who value free markets and personal liberty. Sister organization of Independent Women’s Voice.
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