The lack of guaranteed paid parental leave in the U.S. is a "travesty," Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy said a day after families across the country celebrated Mother's Day. "I remember I was a young mom and pursuing an exciting job opportunity, and I asked them 'what's your family leave?'" Rep. Murphy (D-Fla.) told Cheddar. "And they said 'oh - you can take 12 weeks unpaid.'"