Myths About the Adequacy of Current Child Care Funding


Publication Date: March 2004

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Jennifer Mezey

Research Area: Social conditions

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


As the Senate begins debate on welfare reauthorization and child care funding, this three-page analysis debunks six myths about the adequacy of federal funding for child care. It concludes that states need additional child care funding.