Publication Date: March 2004
Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy
Author(s): Jennifer Mezey
Research Area: Social conditions
Coverage: United States
When welfare reauthorization is debated on the Senate floor this week, Senators Olympia Snowe (R-ME) and Christopher Dodd (D-CT) will offer a bipartisan amendment to provide $6 billion over five years in additional child care funding. This two-pager offers five reasons to support the Snowe-Dodd Amendment.