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Family Economic Security

Our family economic security policy work seeks to prioritize proven investments that

  • develop our human capital, including children and young adults,
  • create and sustain high-quality permanent jobs,
  • broaden prosperity and economic opportunities for all state residents,
  • help workers and families achieve a living wage, and
  • provide equal education opportunities for all children

Learn more about family economic security issues and related resources.

  • June 2017

    2017 Legislative Session Review

    Even though state legislative and budget decisions affect children, children do not have the right to participate in the political process.

  • March 2017

    Connecticut Youth Opportunity Atlas

    This report analyzes town-by-town data to map outcomes related to opportunity such as teen birth rates and academic achievement.

  • January 2017

    2017 Legislative Briefing

    We can all agree that children deserve the opportunity to develop to their full potential.  In Connecticut, that shared goal can become a statewide reality. 

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