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CLASP's Alan Houseman analyzes the President's federal budget proposal and what it means for low-income families.
Half in Ten
President Barack Obama’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2013 sets a responsible course for rebuilding the economy so that it works for everyone, not just the ...
Voices for America's Children
Voices for America's Children applaud the child investments included in President Obama's 2013 budget proposal.
Every Child Matters summarizes the President's FY2013 budget.
The National Women Law Center's analysis of the 2014 budget proposal by President Obama sees that it offers some promising news for children and low-income women ...
Young Invincibles
Young Invincibles reacts to the budget proposal.
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Coalition on Human Needs' Deborah Weinstein analyzes the President's proposed FY2013 budget.
A statement on the higher education elements of the President's 2013 budget proposal
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Act 4 Juvenile Justice looks at the items regarding juvenile justice in President Obama's 2013 federal buget proposal.
Feeding America
Feeding America issued a statement upon release of President Barack Obama’s 2013 Budget proposal, applauding the proposal for  “providing strong ...
Election 2012
This smooth Prezi video introduces our joint 2012 campaign with Voices for America's Children, the Children's Leadership Council, and the National ...
An excellent overview of the federal budget by CBPP's Ellen Nissenbaum, this slideshow highlights the history of the federal budget and deficit, a breakdown of ...
The Forum for Youth Investment's Hannah Lythe shares what she learned at a briefing on using children's well-being to guide state policy and budget decisions.
Don't let the title fool you, the Data Quality Campaign National Data Summit was an exciting event for students and anyone who cares about school reform and ...
State of the States 2012
State of the States 2012 is Stateline's annual preview of the key issues driving the agenda in state capitals. This five-part series will focus on ...
Health Care Reform Graphic Novel
Nearly two years after the passage of the federal health law, more than 40 percent of people say they know little or nothing about how the law will affect them, ...
National health care spending grew slowly for the second consecutive year in 2010, bringing it in line with growth in the U.S. economy, the Department of Health and ...
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CHN's Executive Director says that when the House Republicans blew up a bipartisan Senate plan to continue unemployment insurance and the payroll tax cut for two ...
Voices for America's Children
Voices for America's Children put together a great list list of encouraging and less encouraging components of the new FY 2012 spending measure in relation to ...
With 39 states planning to apply for waivers from some of the requirements of the federal No Child Left Behind law, a report finds that 48 percent of schools across ...