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Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute Brings in Capitol Hill Vet in Wake of Leader’s Passing
The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) has hired veteran Capitol Hill staffer Bethany Haley to be its interim executive director, establishing at least temporary leadership of the organization after the death of Becky Weichhand.
Clinton Emails Reference Foster Care
One can run all kinds of keywords through WikiLeak’s “Hillary Clinton Email Archive.” The words I chose were “foster care.” The 30,322 emails and attachments included in WikiLeak’s database yielded five results.
Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #10: Better Policing of Adoption Subsidies
The Imprint is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who have completed congressional internships.
Congress Rolling on Uninterrupted Scholars Act
Last week, members of Congress converged on Washington, D.C. for a short legislative session before the elections. In short order, the Uninterrupted Scholars Act (USA), which would amend education privacy laws to the benefit of foster children gained momentum.