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Reforma Migratoria y sus Consecuencias para los Niños

| April 25, 2013 |

El 17 de abril de 2013, el grupo bipartidista de senadores conocido como el “Gang of 8” presentó la Ley de Seguridad Fronteriza, Oportunidades

Immigration Reform and the Implications for Children

| April 25, 2013 |

On April 17, 2013 the bipartisan Senate “Gang of 8” introduced the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 (S.744). Given

A Comparison of Pre-K Plans

| April 17, 2013 |

Pre-Kindergarten (pre-K) has received national attention since President Obama spoke about it in his State of the Union address, released a plan for a

The President’s 2014 Budget

| April 15, 2013 |

Related: Our comparison of the House and Senate budgets from a children’s perspective On April 10, 2013, President Obama released his Fiscal Year 2014

Congressional Health Reform Proposals: How Do Children Fare?

| November 1, 2009 |

This side-by-side comparison breaks down how children fare in the health reform proposals put forth by the Senate HELP Committee and the House Tri-Committee.

A Side-by-Side Comparison: Child Related Provisions in the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act

| February 17, 2009 |

This side-by-side comparison breaks down the child-related provisions in the Senate and House versions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

State Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Side-By-Side

| December 17, 2008 |

In partnership with the Children’s Health Fund and the National Association of Community Health Centers, First Focus produced a side-by-side comparison of the House,