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Mayor Bill de Blasio announces an expansion of the paid sick days law on Jan. 17, 2014. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

De Blasio Announces Expansion Of Hotly Contested Paid Sick Days Law

The mayor is calling for businesses with five or more employees to provide five sick days, which would help more than 300,000 additional New Yorkers.


Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (credit: Jersey City Mayor's Office)

Jersey City Mayor Seeks Mandatory Paid Sick Days For Workers

The proposal, if approved, would be the first of its kind in New Jersey.