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Child Care and Development Block Grant

School Meals Block Grant Proposal Gambles With Children's Basic Nutrition

Zoë Neuberger | Posted 05.18.2016 | Politics
Zoë Neuberger

We've cautioned that Rep. Todd Rokita's bill to reauthorize the child nutrition programs would reduce access to school meals for poor children attendi...

Push for Progress: Children Cannot Wait

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 04.08.2015 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

So many children have lost ground as the trumped-up fear of excessive debt children did not cause has been used by some in Congress to cut safety net programs we know work.

Progress for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 02.11.2015 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

On December 10th President Obama hosted a White House Summit on Early Education, bringing together a broad coalition of philanthropic, business, education, child advocacy and elected leaders and other key stakeholders.

Is Child-care Policy Today Similar to Past Education Reform?

David Gray | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics
David Gray

Recent discussions about reauthorization of the Child Care and Development Block Grant remind me of where we were in the late 1990s and early 2000s, before reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.

Arthur Delaney

Senate Earmark Battle Clobbers Funding For Child Care

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Democrats abandoned an omnibus spending bill last week because Republicans said it was too filled with earmarks. Its demise will mean the end o...