A state-by-state analysis of the true cost of infant and toddler child care finds it is unaffordable for most working families.
Understanding Infant and Toddler Child Care Deserts
Affordable Child Care and Early Learning for All Families
Proposed Bill Would Help American Families Afford Child Care
Early Learning in the United States: 2018
Trump’s Family Incarceration Policy Threatens Healthy Child Development
Governors across the United States ran—and won—on plans to expand child care and early childhood education policies.
The Trump administration is prolonging the custody of an unprecedented number of immigrant children—and taking money from important programs to pay for it.
In an era of skyrocketing child care prices, the District of Columbia’s offer of two years of free, high-quality preschool has been a game changer for working families.
Statistical analysis of data on southwest border apprehensions illustrates that policies of family separation and detention will not deter families from coming to the United States.
American Indian and Alaska Native women face high rates of maternal and infant mortality.
Summer child care is out of reach for many families.
CAP’s Jobs Blueprint addresses the wage stagnation and employment challenges facing working class Americans and communities left behind by investing in millions of new jobs nationwide to meet some of our nation’s most pressing economic and social needs and creating a job guarantee in the hardest-hit areas.
Americans are ready for states—the laboratories of democracy—to offer a new progressive vision for shared prosperity. This report presents a menu of state policy priorities to help people secure good jobs and good wages and to support strong and healthy communities in which all people are treated fairly and equitably.
These 10 state facts sheets provide comprehensive new information on the number of rural families served by Head Start, including rates of health service delivery.
Cuts to programs that provide children with health care, nutritious food, and stable housing will compromise their development during a critically important time.
Head Start helps fill a critical void in early childhood education and service delivery in rural America.
Under the leadership of Administrator Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency is scaling back safety measures that keep children’s food, air, and water safe.
Congress’ spending deal makes a number of important policy advances—although it shamefully leaves Dreamers behind.
States have a critical role to play in expanding access to high-quality early childhood programs to ensure all children have the best start in life.