Minnesota Budget Bites

Child Care

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National report: The past 16 years have not been kind to Minnesotans struggling to afford child care

Child care helps entire families thrive by providing safe, nurturing environments for kids while allowing parents the...
  • Child Care

What 13 years of decreased funding for affordable child care looks like across Minnesota

When parents have consistent, nurturing care for their children, families are more likely to prosper. Unfortunately,...
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  • Health Care

Net-zero HHS agreement invests in some vulnerable Minnesotans; misses opportunity to help many more

Sunday morning, the Supplemental Budget Conference Committee approved House File 2749 , which spells out the near future...
  • Child Care

Updating child care assistance reimbursement rates important for parents

Minnesota’s Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) reimburses child care providers so that parents with low wages can...