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.
More than 400 national, state, and local organizations sent a letter to President Barack Obama and congressional leadership, urging action this year to protect the health of millions of children by protecting funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program. Learn more.
The federal Fiscal Year 2014 consolidated appropriations deal makes real and important progress in reducing the harm done by 2013's federal budget sequestration. But as this detailed analysis shows, funding for critical children's priorities still remains below 2012 levels. Learn more.
A new Urban Institute analysis of federal spending and tax investments in children, Kids' Share 2013 offers alarming insights about the trend in federal investments in kids and the direction of future policy. It also underscores the importance of timely issues, like the federal tax reform debate, for America's children. Download Kids' Share 2013.
The detailed guide offers five-year funding data for more than 180 distinct federal investments in children. Children's Budget 2013 is the definitive resource for those seeking for policymakers and advocates working to improve the lives of America’s youth. Download a PDF or an ebook version or order a hardcopy today.
March 12, 2014
By Bruce Lesley
Facts and evidence can be a mixed bag. There are facts and evidence that sometimes reinforce and other times dispute the thoughts, beliefs and…
March 11, 2014
By Meghan Mack
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has been quite busy over the last couple weeks releasing new information and documents that…
March 7, 2014
By Shadi Houshyar
On February 19, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett submitted his Healthy Pennsylvania Medicaid Waiver proposal to Health and Human Services (…