Government Accountability Office
Kentucky Case Could Mean More Support for Kin Caregivers
Earlier this month, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal from the state of Kentucky in a case about kinship care that may have long-term impact across the United States.
GAO Report Highlights Obstacles for Homeless and Foster Youth Accessing Federal Financial Aid for College
The Government Accountability Office’s report, “Higher Education: Actions Needed to Improve Access to Federal Financial Assistance for Homeless and Foster Youth,” examines enrollment data from 2011-2012 and 2013-2014, and completion data from 2009, to determine ways in which access to federal financial aid impacts homeless and foster youth’s experience in college.