Esther, Ben and Cate discuss what makes a strong social insurance program, including what a robust Paid Family and Medical Leave policy would look like. They also talk about local labor fights, as well as the joys of public education, neighborliness and Hamantaschen for Purim. (Further reading on the LePage pension hole, unionization at Shalom house and the MSEA complaint to the Maine Labor Relations Board against the Mills administration.)
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