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Our 2016 Legislative Review: Who’s for Kids and Who’s Just Kidding?

| June 20, 2016
Our 2016 Legislative Review: Who’s for Kids and Who’s Just Kidding?

To put it mildly, it has been a rollercoaster legislative session for kids this year, and we have compiled a list of our priority bills and tracked voting records of every Arizona state senator and representative…

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Dept. of Child Safety Data Show Stress on Families and the Agency

| June 6, 2016
Dept. of Child Safety Data Show Stress on Families and the Agency

The number of children in Arizona’s foster care system has reached an all-time high while the number of staff available to work with them continues to drop…

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An Update on Bills

| May 23, 2016
An Update on Bills

Now that the legislature has finished business for the regular session, CAA is sharing the latest on a few pieces of legislation they have been watching for the last five months…

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Fiscal Year 2017 State Budget Keeps Arizona Stuck in Neutral

| May 14, 2016
Fiscal Year 2017 State Budget Keeps Arizona Stuck in Neutral

Governor Ducey signed the new state budget…

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Arizona Organizations, Show Your Support for Reinstating KidsCare

| April 29, 2016
Arizona Organizations, Show Your Support for Reinstating KidsCare

A recent study by Georgetown University and Children’s Action Alliance found more than 160,000 Arizona children do not have health coverage, the second highest rate of uninsured kids in the nation. Read more…

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New Study Finds Parents’ Incarceration Has Major Impact on Kids

| April 25, 2016
New Study Finds Parents’ Incarceration Has Major Impact on Kids

The country’s “tough on crime” policies, with harsher prison sentences for offenders, have had a big impact on American families, including more than five million children whose parents are incarcerated…

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State Legislative Update: What You Need to Know About the Budget

| April 10, 2016
State Legislative Update: What You Need to Know About the Budget

Budget charts are circulating throughout the capitol that reflect proposals from Senate President Andy Biggs and House Speaker David Gowan. Read here for an overview…

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Your Voice is Being Heard at the Legislature

| February 22, 2016
Your Voice is Being Heard at the Legislature

Thanks to your support, four bills that will improve children’s health, education and security have moved forward! Read more…

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***Location Change: Join CAA for an Interactive Discussion on Juvenile Justice and Fiscal Policy***

| January 24, 2016
***Location Change: Join CAA for an Interactive Discussion on Juvenile Justice and Fiscal Policy***

Join Children’s Action Alliance for the release of a new report titled Juvenile Justice in Arizona: The Fiscal Foundations of Effective Policy, as well as an interactive discussion on how Arizona can improve public safety outcomes involving youth. Read more…

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Arizona Organizations, Show Your Support for Reinstating KidsCare

| January 24, 2016
Arizona Organizations, Show Your Support for Reinstating KidsCare

A recent study by Georgetown University and Children’s Action Alliance found more than 160,000 Arizona children do not have health coverage, the second highest rate of uninsured kids in the nation. Read more…

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