Speaking of Kids Blog

February 09, 2018

Good Data Makes KIDS COUNT

The 2018 Legislative Session is in full swing. A myriad of bills are moving through…
January 04, 2018

Income Inequality in Utah by Dominique Hansen

By Dominique Hansen, University of Utah Economics Department student intern Income inequality has increased in…
December 22, 2017

Families Affected By Congress’ Inaction on CHIP, in Their Own Words

This past year, we have seen unprecedented threats to trusted children’s programs like CHIP and…
December 19, 2017

Child Care Providers Have Enormous Value. We Must Do Better At Valuing Them.

Governor Herbert released his 2018 budget last week, and we at Voices for Utah Children…
December 11, 2017

UPDATE: Utah still penalized for large families in final House & Senate tax bills

NEW ANALYSIS FINDS THAT THE FINAL HOUSE AND SENATE TAX BILLS STILL PENALIZE UTAH FOR…
December 04, 2017

Chipped Off: Feeling frustrated that Congress still hasn’t funded CHIP? So are we.

Last week we learned that Congress will likely delay on funding CHIP -- again. We…