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House Puts Families First, Opponents Rally - But Why?

Jeremy Christopher Kohomban, Ph.D. | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics
Jeremy Christopher Kohomban, Ph.D.

Passing H.R. 5456, the Family First Prevention Services Act, will benefit the children and families we serve. This is an enormous step forward in the treatment of our country's most vulnerable children.

Towards Equity: Bi-partisan Federal Legislation Tackles Racial Disproportionality and Puts Families First

Jeremy Christopher Kohomban, Ph.D. | Posted 02.25.2016 | Politics
Jeremy Christopher Kohomban, Ph.D.

While funding essential interventions prior to removing children into foster care, the Hatch-Wyden Family First Act creates a much needed national standard for residential treatment by defining medical and clinical expectations.

Feds Finally Putting Families First

Jeremy Christopher Kohomban, Ph.D. | Posted 01.21.2016 | Politics
Jeremy Christopher Kohomban, Ph.D.

Our Federal child welfare financing system gives states little incentive to invest in prevention and family services that help keep children safely at home.

Recent Inversion Wave Brings on Slew of Outrage -- What's Next?

Jaimie Woo | Posted 11.22.2014 | Politics
Jaimie Woo

By buying out a foreign company and using it as a tax haven, companies that "invert" don't move abroad in any real sense, and continue to benefit from America's infrastructure, education system, security and large consumer market.

APALA Responds to Sen. Orrin Hatch's Immigration Proposal: Time to Address Failed Immigration System

Gregory Cendana | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gregory Cendana

By Gregory Cendana & Katrina Dizon Once a strong champion for Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) now looks to push for a ...

Orrin Opens the Hatch

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stuart Whatley

It doesn't take much to see the irony in a politician simultaneously condemning waste in government while championing measures that further enable special interest participation in policy making.

Senator Kennedy Made Me Do This

Deborah Weinstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deborah Weinstein

Kennedy's career was marked by a decades-long commitment to help those with the least political power - the poor, children, immigrants, and the uninsured.