Director, Early Childhood Education Policy
This storybook features women in Arizona, Georgia, Nevada, and New Hampshire whose stories center on issues from prescription drug pricing and health insurance, to child care and paid leave.
A New Hampshire mother uses American Rescue Plan stimulus checks to afford transportation to work.
After spending tens of thousands of dollars on child care, a New Hampshire mom explains how the expanded child tax credit helped her afford child care costs.
Faced with high child care costs, a Nevada mother and minister opened a child care center with funds from the American Rescue Plan Act.
The expanded child tax credit came right on time to help a Georgia mother of four avoid homelessness.
Forced out of the workforce due to high child care costs, a new mother in Georgia used the expanded child tax credit to make ends meet.
An Indigenous Arizona mother rations insulin without the expanded child tax credit.
A front-line health care worker and mother watched her son develop Type 1 diabetes following a recent COVID-19 infection and urges insulin price reform.
A lack of paid leave forces a working Arizona mom to sacrifice her income in order to take her son to the doctor.
An Arizonan mother of three relied on the expanded child tax credit to afford increasing housing costs with stagnating wages.
An Arizona mother describes the struggle to afford child care and preschool costs for her 3-year-old daughter.
On inflation, voters want child care support to help get people back to work—but strongly object to a rise in unemployment to lower costs.
We pursue climate action that meets the crisis’s urgency, creates good-quality jobs, benefits disadvantaged communities, and restores U.S. credibility on the global stage.
Democracy is under attack at home and abroad. We must act to ensure it is accessible to all, accountable, and can serve as a force of good.
We work to strengthen public health systems and improve health care coverage, access, and affordability.
Economic growth must be built on the foundation of a strong and secure middle class so that all Americans benefit from growth.