My choice for a policy institute is:Center for Law and Social Policy Continue reading
PBS has prepared an analysis of Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton’s family leave and child care proposals. Check it out below.
The California Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) issues non-partisan analysis on issues related to the state budget and legislation. The LAo has released a report titled, “Improving Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students in California.” The report details the programs available to students, the differing approaches and offers … Continue reading
Here is what the bill is about: Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 TITLE I–INVESTING IN PREVENTION AND FAMILY SERVICES Subtitle A–Prevention Activities Under Title IV-E (Sec. 111) This bill amends Part E (Foster Care and Adoption Assistance) of title IV of the Social Security Act (SSAct) to require state plans under SSAct title […] Continue reading
Update : Sponsor: Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] (Introduced 06/13/2016) Committees: House – Ways and Means Committee Reports: H. Rept. 114-628 Latest Action: 06/23/2016 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 527. (All Actions) Tracker: Continue reading
Check out this LA Times article, which reviews this past 2-year legislative session that ended last week and discusses the highlights and challenges. It gives a nice sense of what the legislatures’ priorities have been.