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January 2018

The Black-White Education Gap In Connecticut: Indicators of Inequality in Access and Outcomes

Significant disparities persist in access to quality education, school experience and education outcomes between White and Black students in the state.

Issue Areas:
Education, Family Economic Security
January 2018

Between People and Places: Reducing Upheaval for Children Moving Around in Connecticut Foster Care

For any child, moving to a new place can evoke uncertainty and anxiety. For foster children, a placement change, moving to a new foster home, is a potential source of upheaval.

Issue Area:
Child Welfare
December 2017

Reductions in Poverty, Uninsurance at Risk due to New Budget

The latest data from the U.S.

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
November 2017

The Changing State of Early Childhood, 2016 - 2017

For more than a decade, Connecticut has made expanding early care and education programs a policy and budget priority.

Issue Area:
Early Care
November 2017

Impact of the Final FY 18-19 Budget on Children and Families

More than a hundred days after the new fiscal year began, legislators finally found sufficient common ground to pass a budget.

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

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
October 2017

The Governor's Budget Proposal: Revenues, Fixed Costs, and Municipal Aid

For more than 100 days, Connecticut has operated without a budget, and its children and families have suffered the consequences.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
October 2017

Implementing an Effective Spending Cap

While spending caps can be vital for preventing runaway spending in times of plenty, they can have a negative impact in times of slow growth if used to limit strategic investments necessary for lon

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
September 2017

A Budget that Represents Our Values

Connecticut's budget provides the clearest statement of its values and priorities.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
September 2017

State Budget Proposals: Failing to Meet the Challenges Ahead

Connecticut’s budget is the clearest statement of its policy priorities.

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