Check out this shocking fact about maternity leave. I bet you didn’t know that the United States is one of the only first world nations without any paid family leave law. As the United States continues to adapt to the changing workforce families are forced to make difficult decisions in order to manage their work-life balance. Parents are having to decide between spending time with their families or spending time at work. While change hasn’t come for all citizens of the United States there are a few states that have begun to move in the right direction. California, Rhode Island, and New Jersey are among the few states that have passed paid family leave laws. Watch this video and decide for yourself whether or not it is time for our country to update their policies so that families can have more time to spend with their babies.