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February 2015

Impact on Early Care & Education of the Governor's Proposed FY16–FY17 Budget

The Governor’s budget proposal for Fiscal Years 2016 and 2017 shows a continued strong commitment to ensuring that all children have access to early care and education (ECE), but does not dem

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Early Care
February 2015

Impact of the Governor's FY 2016 Budget on Children

Governor Dannel Malloy’s state budget proposal unfairly balances the budget on the backs of children and families, this analysis finds. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
February 2015

Keeping Kids in Class: School Discipline in Connecticut, 2008-2013

Fewer students are being excluded from the classroom through suspensions, expulsions, and arrests in recent years, this report finds. 

Issue Areas:
Education, Juvenile Justice
February 2015

Families First, Prosperity for All: Making Connecticut's Tax and Benefit System More Family-Friendly

Connecticut’s tax system is uniquely unfriendly to families. 

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Family Economic Security
December 2014

Because Relationships Matter: Improving Opportunities and Outcomes for Youth in Foster Care

Developing healthy and lasting relationships is essential for young people to become successful and productive adults.

Issue Area:
Child Welfare
December 2014

Enrollment in Connecticut's HUSKY Program Increased Under the Affordable Care Act

As a result of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Connecticut is getting closer to covering every eligible Connecticut resident.

Issue Area:
Health
November 2014

Impact on Early Care and Education of the Governor's Proposed Rescissions to the FY15 Budget

On November 20, 2014, in order to reduce an anticipated budget shortfall for State Fiscal Year 2015, Governor Dannell Malloy announced rescissions.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Early Care
November 2014

Poverty, Income, and Health Insurance in Connecticut Cities and Towns: Summary of 2011-2013 Data from the American Community Survey

In October 2014, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data on social and economic indicators for 54 Connecticut cities and towns with populations greater than 20,000

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
September 2014

Connecticut's Invisible Opportunity Gap: Academic Challenges Facing Children and Youth in Foster Care

This report documents that Connecticut children in foster care lag their peers academically. 

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Education
September 2014

Poverty, Median Income, and Health Insurance in Connecticut:Summary of 2013 American Community Survey Census Data

Data released by the U.S. Census Bureau, as analyzed by Connecticut Voices for Children, detailed the level of poverty and uninsured rates in Connecticut, its counties, and its major cities.

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health