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July 2019

2019 Legislative Session Review

While the status quo state budget plan approved by policymakers did not offer many bold new investments in children and families, other policy changes approved during this year’s legislative

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
July 2019

Impact of the Final FY 2020-2021 Budget on Children and Families

The state’s final biennial budget for Fiscal Years 2020 and 2021 could be characterized as a status quo budget.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Health, Juvenile Justice
May 2019

Impact of the FY 2020-2021 Appropriations and Finance Committee Budget and Revenue Proposals on Children and Families

While the state budget proposals by the General Assembly protect many programs that serve children and families from budget cuts, rigid and counterproductive budget rules are starving schools, infr

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Health, Juvenile Justice
March 2019

Impact of the Governor's FY 2020-2021 Budget on Children and Families

Connecticut’s long-term fiscal health and economic growth depend on policies that improve equity and support our most vulnerable families and children.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
January 2019

HUSKY Health for Children and Families in Connecticut

This series of fact sheets explains how Connecticut’s HUSKY Health programs benefit a wide range of the state’s residents.

Issue Area:
Health
October 2018

Declining Health Insurance Coverage and Stagnant Incomes in Connecticut: Latest Data from the American Community Survey

In this report, we analyze the US Census Bureau released 2017 data from the American Community Survey (ACS), the Census Bureau’s most detailed look at income, health insurance, poverty, and o

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
August 2018

Candidate Briefing Book - 2018

The Candidate Briefing Book provides an overview of the challenges the state faces and a roadmap for voters and policymakers to move forward.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
June 2018

2018 Legislative Session Review

During the 2018 legislative session, Connecticut Voices for Children raised a powerful voice at the Capitol, advocating for the research-based policies and best practices that will enable every chi

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
April 2018

HUSKY A for Parents and Caregivers: Restoring Health Coverage for Families

In 2015, Connecticut reduced the income eligibility limits for parents and caregivers enrolled in HUSKY A (Connecticut’s Medicaid program for children and their relative caretakers) from 201%

Issue Area:
Health
February 2018

Impact of the Governor’s FY 2019 Budget Adjustments on Children and Families

Connecticut’s long-term fiscal health depends on an economy that benefits all families, businesses, and communities.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice