Children’s Budget Summit 2014
Expired event. For reference only.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Children’s Budget Summit 2014 featured a keynote address by Ronald Brownstein. Brownstein is CNN’s senior political and election analyst and the political director of Atlantic Media Company, publisher of National Journal and The Atlantic. The event included the release of First Focus’s Children’s Budget 2014, a detailed look at funding for nearly 200 federal investments in children.
See pictures from the Summit here.
The Children’s Budget 2014 program featured:
- A presentation on public support for children’s issues by David Kanevsky, Research Director at American Viewpoint, a national political strategy and opinion research firm
- A presentation on the 2014 federal budget and its investments in kids by First Focus President Bruce Lesley
- A panel discussion on opportunities for collaboration among children’s advocates; featuring Dennis Johnson MPA, Executive Vice President for Policy and Advocacy at the Children’s Health Fund; Steve Taylor, Senior Vice President and Counsel for Public Policy at United Way Worldwide; Marc Egan, Associate Director of Government Relations at the National Education Association; and Elyssa Koidin Schmier, National Budget Campaign Director at MomsRising