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Biden calls on all US employers to pay full-time workers for time missed due to vaccines

15 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden will announce on Thursday that the US met his vaccination goal of 200 million shots in 100 days. And on Wednesday, he announced new plans to ensure every American employee can get a shot.
A White House statement said that Biden is calling for every employer in America to provide paid time off to get vaccinated, which would include the time it takes to recover from any of the vaccine's side effects. He also reaffirmed his commitment to a tax credit that will offset the cost for small businesses with fewer than 500 employees to provide full pay for...
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Biden pushes businesses to give workers time off for Covid shots

Biden pushes businesses to give workers time off for Covid shots

15 days ago   |   By Politico

President Joe Biden will announce on Wednesday that his administration is on track to achieve its target of 200 million coronavirus vaccinations during his first 100 days in office, the White House confirmed.
The administration also is unveiling a new tax credit designed to encourage businesses with fewer than 500 employees to give paid time off to workers for getting vaccinated - a policy included in Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, which was signed into law last month.
Businesses and nonprofits may receive a tax credit for up to $511 per day of paid sick leave that...
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