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- Rising costs, limited access to quality child care is forcing parents to make tough decisions
The cost of child care
has been rising for decades, and the situation grew worse as the pandemic closed facilities. Centers are struggling to rehire workers. Meg Oliver reports.
CBS News. Friday, 9 Jun 2023.
- Parents pushed to their limits over rising child care costs, limited access
Since the coronavirus pandemic, many facilities across the country have closed or faced challenges in rehiring workers.
CBS News. Friday, 9 Jun 2023.
- Tech group urges Biden administration to keep child care requirement for chips funding
Some Republicans and companies have criticized the conditions on the CHIPS Act funds.
CNBC. Monday, 1 May 2023.
- Biden signs executive order to improve access to child care
- Biden to Sign Executive Order That Aims to Make Child Care Cheaper
As President Biden prepares to announce his re-election campaign, he is seeking to make progress on a promise that has stalled in his first two years in office.
New York Times. Tuesday, 18 Apr 2023.
- What? A strike? Parents blindsided by looming LAUSD walkout that is closing schools
Parents in the Los Angeles school district are forced to scramble as a three-day strike looms. Child care and how to feed their children are top of mind.
Los Angeles Times. Saturday, 18 Mar 2023.
- Britain Offers More Child Care as an Incentive for People to Work
In a major policy speech, Jeremy Hunt, the chancellor of the Exchequer, offered plans to promote greater work force participation, including more free child care
New York Times. Wednesday, 15 Mar 2023.
- Anthony Avalos' mother and her boyfriend convicted of murder in child abuse case
Kareem Leiva and Heather Barron were convicted of murder charges in the death of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos. The case exposed massive failures in L.A. County's child care
Los Angeles Times. Tuesday, 7 Mar 2023.
- Gov. JB Pritzker to float universal preschool and expanded day care in State of the State address
Governor JB Pritzker will deliver his State of the State and budget address Wednesday.
ABC News. Wednesday, 15 Feb 2023.
- 2 children dead, 6 injured after city bus slams into day care near Montreal
Two children are dead and six others injured after a city bus crashed into a day care
Wednesday in Laval, Quebec, a suburb of Montreal.
ABC News. Wednesday, 8 Feb 2023.
- Thailand prays for child victims of day care massacre that left 36 people dead
Hundreds of mourners have gathered at temples in Thailand to pray for the victims of the country's deadliest mass killing that left 36 people dead.
Sky News. Saturday, 8 Oct 2022.
- Children killed in their sleep as ex-cop opens fire at day care centre in Thailand
At least 36 people have been killed in a mass shooting by a sacked policeman at a children's day care
centre in Thailand.
Sky News. Thursday, 6 Oct 2022.
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