The State of Child Care in America

There are zero states in the United States able to provide child care assistance to the majority of families who need it.

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The need for childcare funding

In 2018, Congress approved an historic increase of nearly $5 billion over 2 years for the CCDBG, allowing states to help meet the needs of low-income families across the nation. Still, when adjusted for inflation, child care funding remains below 2001 levels.

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