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Voices for Utah Children supports accommodating breastfeeding and pregnant workers, improving access to healthcare for Hispanic kids, and ending the earmarks at the 2016 Legislative Session.

03 February 2016
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: January 2016" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work is…

In November, veterans advocated to save working family tax credits, new research found Utah children to be among the least likely to have health insurance, and Utah lawmakers considered proposals to expand early childhood education and stop earmarks.

03 December 2015
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: November 2015" on Storify]     For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the…

In October, Voices for Utah Children researched Utah's large gender gap and low children's health insurance rates. The nation took note of our successful high quality preK program.

09 November 2015
  [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: October 2015" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work…

Utahns want to #InvestInKids! Utah Pay-For-Success PreK proves that kids are a good investment.

12 October 2015
[View the story "Utahns want to #InvestInKids! Utah Pay-For-Success PreK proves that kids are a good investment." on Storify]   For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s…

New Census data showed that the EITC works and that Obamacare has succeeded in increasing health insurance coverage

07 October 2015
 ...but Utah saw only mild improvement because we still haven't covered the gap. [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: September 2015" on Storify]  For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state,…

Disadvantaged Utah kids caught up to their peers thanks to high quality preschool

08 September 2015
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: August 2015" on Storify] For 30 years now, Voices for Utah Children has called on our state, federal and local leaders to put children’s needs first. But the work is…

Utah returned to the top 10 in the Kids Count rankings. Medicaid celebrated its 50th birthday.

06 August 2015
[View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: July 2015" on Storify]  

Voices for Utah Children's Mother's Day gift idea: Extend the Utah-Friendly Provisions of Federal Tax Credits

02 June 2015
  [View the story "Voices for Utah Children in the News: May 2015" on Storify]