America’s Lack of Family-Forward Policies Hits Latinos Especially Hard

As Senior Policy Advisor to the Make it Work Campaign, I am always interested in new policy recommendations from partners and allies around the country. I found the newly [...]

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When Luck Isn’t Enough: Finding Affordable, Quality Child Care for My Toddler

Professionally, I work in the child care policy field. I am lucky to be well-educated, well-resourced and networked. I’m fortunate to have a loving partner in my husband. [...]

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I’m Worried About The Future Of Iowa Families

I’m worried about the future of Iowa’s working families. A good education and hard work just isn’t enough to make ends meet anymore. Child care costs have skyrocketed in Iowa [...]

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The Outrageous Cost of Child Care

Every parents knows the cost of child care is ridiculous, but compared to the cost of other things, is it really that expensive? The answer is simple: hell yes. To help you [...]

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Make It Work Ambassador Rochean Cofield On Affordable Childcare (And Why It’s Out Of Reach For Too Many Families)

Photo Credit: Thinkstock Photos Posted by Rochean Cofield   When I worked attended school, both full time, I received no assistance with childcare because [...]

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