Patricia Cole is the Director of Government Relations within the ZERO TO THREE Policy Center.
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July 19, 2016
If you’re a mom with young kids, what may be on your mind on Election Day isn’t “who is better on economic policy?” but “how am I going to juggle child care so that I can find the time to vote?” But you need to hold that thought even after you’ve resolved the day’s child care challenges and headed into the voting booth. Because in reality the two questions are really the same. Child care fuels both our country’s economic engine and its future engineers—and its teachers, builders, thinkers-- but parents and providers are the ones who shoulder the backbreaking burden of financing it. Child care...