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August 2014

Strengthening Economic Security for Connecticut Families

Children’s health, safety, education, and well-being are largely dependent on their families' ability to make ends meet.  For decades, Connecticut’s working families have faced stagnating wages, rising costs, and growing economic insecurity.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security
August 2014

Providing Educational Opportunity for Every Child

Every child has an equal right to a free public education. This public education must prepare students both to participate in democratic institutions and to contribute productively to the economy and broader society.

Issue Area:
Education
August 2014

Investing in the Early Years: A Great Return for Kids and for Connecticut

Investing in the first five years of children’s lives benefits children, their parents, and society at large.  High quality caring and learning environments in the early years – starting at birth – are necessary if children are to be ready to enter school at age five. 

Issue Area:
Early Care