Summary: To amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 and the Head Start Act to promote child care and early learning, and for other purposes. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 4/01/19.
STATUS: Introduced 2/26/19 by Rep. Scott, Robert C. “Bobby” [D-VA-3].
ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE BILL:
- The Child Care for Working Families Act Will Boost Employment and Create Jobs. (Source: Center for American Progress)
- What the Child Care for Working Families Act could mean for your family. (Source: Heather Marcoux, February 28, 2019, Motherly)
- From 2017…New Bill Would Make Affordable Child Care a Reality for All Families. (Source: Childcare Aware of America)
- The Child Care for Working Families Act: A Step Forward for America’s Children . (Source: Children’s Defense Fund)