Eleven million children younger than age five are in some form of child care in the United States. Child care is both a workforce support to parents and an early learning program that sets children up for a successful life. Investments in high-quality early education generate returns of more than $8 in societal benefits for every $1 spent.
Read a quick, one-page breakdown on child care proposals from both Donald Trump and Secretary Clinton (pdf).
The cost of child care has become a major issue for the 2016 elections, and both of these plans have received considerable attention. Join us in making sure talk becomes action. Child Care is essential in supporting the backbone of our nation's success.
Add your voice by joining the Child Care Works movement and signing the pledge!