Early Childhood in the Presiden's Budget_Page_1President Obama’s fiscal year 2016 budget request sets forth a bold vision and clear pathway for promoting the early health and development of our nation’s children and families, beginning with family support for pregnant women and families through evidence-based home visiting to expanded access to and high quality of childcare for working families to the promotion of full-day Head Start programs and universal preschool for all children 4 years of age residing in moderate- to low-income households.