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Children Could Fare Worse Under House Committee’s Proposed Budget Resolution

Federal Budget

The Chicago Bureau, by Yoona Ha

“This budget makes nearly every problem facing America’s children worse,” said Bruce Lesley, the president of First Focus, a bipartisan children’s advocacy organization, in a statement sent to The Chicago Bureau. “Yes, the federal government has budget problems, but kids didn’t cause them, and making it harder for children to succeed is the wrong way to solve them.

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