Report Highlights Race Disproportionality in Nebraska’s Foster Care System
Note: This article was updated on June 19. Black and Native American children are vastly overrepresented in Nebraska’s foster care system, according to a report issued this month by the state’s Foster Care Review Office (FCRO).
Calculating the Hidden Cost of Interrupting a Career for Child Care
From a Center for American Progress press release, June 21, 2016: The child care affordability crisis in the United States can be summed up in two sentences. Sixty-five percent of children younger than age 5 have all co-habiting parents in the workforce.