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Trump aides might be considering a major change to the president's maternity leave plan
Feb 6, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

When Donald Trump pitched his plan to extend paid leave to all new mothers in September, his campaign insisted the benefit would cover only women.

But after critics called the proposal unconstitutional and said it would encourage employers to discriminate against women, the Trump administration might be considering a change of course.

Aparna Mathur, a resident scholar in economic policy at the American Enterprise Institute, a right-leaning research group, said sh

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