Category: Parents

News stories or articles that pertain to parents of children in childcare.

Senator Patty Murray Addresses Childcare at Federal Level

Senator Patty Murray Addresses Childcare at Federal Level

From Senator Patty Murray’s newsletter: In my time in the U.S. Senate, I believe there is one issue that is simply not addressed enough in the halls of Congress: child care. The inability for families to afford high-quality child care is the American crisis we aren’t addressing. Last fall I travelled across Washington state hearing…

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ELAA Shares FY18 Omnibus Funding Allocations for Child Care and Early Learning

ELAA Shares FY18 Omnibus Funding Allocations for Child Care and Early Learning

From ELAA: Congress has officially passed the FY18 Omnibus appropriations bill and it includes a HUGE increase for child care and early learning. This is a wonderful cause for celebration! The final bill contains: $2.37 billion increase for the Child Care and Development Block Grant $610 million increase for Head Start ($115 million of that…

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One Simple way to Make Change

One Simple way to Make Change

One of the most simple yet effective ways to make change is to make your voice heard!  Do you know who represents you? We want to make it easy for your to reach out to your legislators. Find your local representatives here, and make your voice heard today.