SAT Subject US History Practice Question 467: Answer and Explanation
88. Rather than trying to climb the economic ladder, people are becoming more concerned with relation ships and family and community involvement. The speaker of the above quotation is most likely commenting on the passage into law of which of the following?
A. Family and Medical Leave Act
B. North American Free Trade Agreement
C. Immigration Act
D. Operation Restore Hope
E. Contract with America
Correct Answer: A
The Family and Medical Leave Act ensured that U.S. workers would be paid during longterm absences from work taken for their own illnesses or disabilities or because a family member, such as a new baby, needed fulltime care.