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Another Win For Child Development Accounts

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 @ 11:07AM

Kudos to the Center for Social Development (CSD) at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis for another win in its efforts to expand the use of child development accounts (CDA) to alleviate generational poverty. Thanks to the persistent efforts of CSD Policy Director Margaret Clancy who spearheaded…

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Children Should Not Fear School

I remember during my childhood the “duck and cover drills” we endured in the wake of the invention of the...

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Citizen Trump

I am a huge Orson Welles fan. This weekend I decided to watch Citizen Kane again to escape the daily...


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Rep. Lee at Children’s Mental Health Symposium

Sunday, January 5th, 2014 @ 2:51PM

Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) spoke at the symposium on Federal Policies Impacting Children’s Mental Health Services held October 29, 2013 in the Cannon Caucus Room sponsored by CRISP and the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research with assistance from...