Bill would cover caregiver credit


WASHINGTON — Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand has reintroduced a bill to Congress that would provide Social Security credits to people who care for sick family at home.

In a virtual press conference Tuesday, Sen. Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said the millions of people who leave the workforce and become unpaid caregivers to young, sick, disabled or elderly family deserve compensation for the service they are providing.

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