Publication Date: July 2003
Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy; Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Sharon Parrott; Jennifer Mezey
Research Area: Social conditions
Coverage: United States
This joint report by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and the Center for Law and Social Policy shows that without increased child care funding included in the reauthorization of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) bill, hundreds of thousands of children in low-income working families stand to lose access to child care assistance even if TANF work participation requirements are left unchanged.