Track federal investments in our children. Search for funding data on more than 180 federal programs that benefit children by entering criteria in the fields below.
As Congress debates immigration reform, First Focus is educating policymakers, journalists, and stakeholders about the unique needs of children. Learn how the Senate immigration bill would affect kids.
The White House recently released President Obama's 2014 federal budget proposal. This analysis compares the President's proposal to competing plans passed by each chamber of Congress. These debates will have lifelong consequences for children. Read our analysis to learn which plans deliver from a children's perspective.
A new Urban Institute report for First Focus shows that children continue to feel the recession's impact. Unemployment from a Child's Perspective provides a detailed analysis of the number of children living with at least one unemployed or underemployed parent and examines the extent to which federal initiatives are reaching children affected by the employment downturn.
June 14, 2013
By Carrie Fitzgerald
On Wednesday night I had the pleasure of attending my first outdoor concert in the area at Wolf Trap National Park in Vienna, VA, to see Indigo…
June 14, 2013
By Taylor Hendricks, Communications Associate, Center for Health Care Strategies
June 13, 2013
By Kevin Curran, First Focus Intern Associate