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Fact Sheet: Impact of the President’s 2019 Budget Proposal on Child Nutrition Assistance

| February 20, 2018 |

The President’s Fiscal Year 2019 (FY 19) budget includes several harmful proposals that would drastically cut and restructure domestic food assistance programs that serve

Fact Sheet: Impact of the President’s FY 2019 Budget Request on Children’s Health

| February 16, 2018 |

Earlier this week President Trump released his 2019 budget proposal to Congress. His FY 2019 budget request totals $4.4 trillion for the next fiscal

Fact Sheet: Impact of the President’s 2019 Budget on Children

| February 15, 2018 |

President Trump’s $4.4 trillion budget proposal for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 seeks massive cuts to critical programs that help children and families. It takes

Fact Sheet: The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018

| February 12, 2018 |

On February 9th, Congress passed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (BBA), marking thoughtful bipartisan progress toward a predictable budget process that invests in

Fact Sheet: What Is the “CHIP Cliff” and How Can Congress Fix It?

| January 29, 2018 |

On January 22, 2018, Congress included a six-year extension of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) as part of a continuing resolution (CR) to

Ending Temporary Protected Status (TPS) will Harm Hundreds of Thousands of U.S. Children

| November 28, 2017 |

On November 20th, the Trump administration announced that it was ending Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for more than 60,000 Haitians who came to the

Strengthening and Protecting SNAP

| September 30, 2017 |

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Education Program (SNAP- Ed) are two critical programs to combatting food insecurity for

A Snapshot of Children Living in Poverty: 2016

| September 20, 2017 |

Data from 2016 released this month indicated positive news for children, with the national child poverty rate dropping from 19.7 percent in 2015 to

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP): Setting the Record Straight

| September 18, 2017 |

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provides health insurance coverage for over 9 million low income children and pregnant women. CHIP is a success

Key Facts about the CHIP Program

| August 30, 2017 |

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) was enacted by a bipartisan group of lawmakers as part of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (P.L.