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August 2017

House Democrats Budget Proposal: A Small Step in the Right Direction

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
August 2017

Children’s Health Insurance: Federal Funding at Risk

Since 1997, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) has worked with Medicaid to ensure that children from low and moderate-income families have health insurance.

Issue Area:
Health
July 2017

Assessing Quality in Connecticut’s Early Childhood System

Every child deserves a strong start in life: children need to enter kindergarten healthy, happy, and eager to learn.

Issue Areas:
Early Care, Education
July 2017

The Economic Benefits of High-Quality Early Care

All children should have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Issue Areas:
Early Care, Education
May 2017

A Better Approach to the State Budget: Analyzing Four Budget Proposals

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

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
May 2017

Connecticut’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC): In a Low-Wage Economy, the EITC is More Important than Ever

Every job should allow parents to provide food, shelter, and financial security for their children.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
May 2017

A Better Approach to Budgeting: Concerns about the Austerity Approach of State Budget Proposals

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

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
April 2017

The Cost of Business Tax Breaks in Connecticut

In a new report, Connecticut Voices for Children estimates the costs of business tax breaks in fiscal year (FY) 2017 to be $707 million.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
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.

Issue Areas:
Education, Family Economic Security
March 2017

Care 4 Kids in Connecticut: The Impact of Program Closure on Children, Parents, and Providers

The Care 4 Kids child care subsidy has played a key role in providing quality child care to low-income working families in Connecticut, enrolling an average of about 21,000 children per month in 20

Issue Area:
Early Care