Charted: U.S. at the bottom on parental leave
The others: Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea and Tonga, per UCLA's World Policy Analysis Center.
The big picture: President Biden's social spending plan initially called for 12 weeks of paid family leave.
- That was whittled down to four weeks before being removed from the bill because of opposition from Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), per AP.
Go deeper: The global parental leave paradox