Risa bats for expanded maternity leave

Senator Risa Hontiveros is joined by representatives of health professional associations in expressing support for the proposed Expanded Maternity Leave Law on Monday, February 26, 2018. Hontiveros said that the measure, which is still pending in Congress, would expand the maternity leave for women up to 120 days, and would benefit mothers, newly-born children, and workplaces alike. (Photo by Joseph Vidal)