Understanding the true cost of high-quality child care is an important step in building support for a public investment in early childhood education.
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
The president's budget pays for his tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations by slashing health care, education, and other critical investments.
One in five early childhood educators are immigrants; threatening their security undermines the nation’s child care system.
It is imperative to consider how racism and other forms of discrimination contribute to alarmingly high rates of maternal and infant mortality among African American women.
Imposing work requirements for parents could introduce instability to children’s health care coverage and increase stress in homes across America.
The United States suspends or expels preschool children with disabilities at an alarming rate.
While Congress Cuts Taxes, Children and Families Are Left Without Health Insurance and Support Services
Congress’ focus on passing tax cuts for the wealthy has left state administrators to explain why families may lose services covered under the Children’s Health Insurance Program and the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting program.
The Child Care for Working Families Act, introduced by Sen. Patty Murray and Rep. Bobby Scott, would result in 2.3 million new jobs.
House Republican Attempts to Repeal the Adoption Tax Credit Show Their Real Priorities in Tax Reform
The tax plan recently introduced by the House GOP proposes eliminating several deductions and tax credits that support families. While changes have been made since its introduction, the original proposal provides evidence of congressional Republicans’ true priorities.
The House Republican tax bill makes no substantial improvements to child care assistance for working families and scales back existing programs.
Congress and the Trump administration proposed deep cuts to many programs struggling families need to get by.
The new National Survey of Children’s Health sheds some light on a troubling epidemic.
Every year that policymakers delay on universal high-quality preschool, the United States loses billions of dollars in related economic benefits.
Commonsense child care safety protections ensure that children are cared for in safe, high-quality care environments.
Trump’s proposal to increase the Child Tax Credit by an unspecified amount would not offset the enormous damage his tax plan would do to working families in order to cut taxes for the wealthy.