Casey Peeks

Casey Peeks
Casey is currently the Federal Policy Analyst at Child Care Aware of America. Before joining CCAoA, Casey was an education policy fellow on the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. Casey also taught kindergarten for four years in Missouri and California.

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What the House's FY2021 Funding Includes for Child Care

By Casey Peeks on September 01, 2020

While Child Care Aware® of America (CCAoA) focuses our advocacy efforts on the immediate need for emergency stabilization funds for the child care industry to address the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual funding, or appropriations, process continues.  

Last month, the House of Representatives passed the FY2021 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education spending bill that includes funding increases for federal early learning and care programs. This funding would kick in on October 1, 2020.  

Topics: Policy & Advocacy

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