Interview: Maternity Leave vs Paternity Leave

AM 820 News anchor Robert Pankau spoke to ABC News Correspondent Scott Goldberg about New York Mets Daniel Murphy getting criticism for leaving his team to be with his wife during child birth.

New York Mets player Daniel Murphy responded to the sports radio criticism he received for taking the allotted three days of paternity leave Major League Baseball allows. Murphy’s and his wife welcomed their first child this week after a C-section. Murphy spoke from the Mets locker room Thursday and said he and his wife discussed it and felt the best thing for their family was for him to try to stay for an extra day. Should men get as much time as women away from the workplace when having a child?

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