Immigration Rules Change Could Mean More Kids Separated From Parents
Anti-poverty and children’s advocates are bracing for the fallout of proposed federal policy changes that would slash access to the social safety net for immigrant families, which could result in more children entering foster care.
Shadi Houshyar Leaving First Focus
First Focus Vice President Shadi Houshyar has left the 11-year-old advocacy group and will join the staff of the Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP) on March 7. “Working with all of you in my time at First Focus has been a pleasure,” Houshyar wrote in a note to colleagues last week.