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Should the government do more to help children? This bipartisan group thinks so

Posted on AllSides March 7th, 2024
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The challenges facing families with young children are legion.

From affording the costly basics — like diapers, clothes and food — to the exhausting search for high-quality, reasonably priced child care, parents and caregivers have their hands full. And it's hard to imagine government, as polarized as it is, agreeing on anything that might help.

And yet. A new report suggests there are bold moves that folks across the political spectrum can agree on.

The report is the result of a yearlong effort called the Convergence Collaborative on Supports for Working Families. Throughout 2023,...

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https://www.npr.org/2024/03/06/1234030355/child-tax-credit-childcare

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