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Employers sweeten child-care advantages to win over employees

A sign in the window of Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool indicates that daycare will be closed on April 2, 2020 in the Seaport District of Boston. David L. Ryan | The Boston Globe via Getty Images As the offices reopen, employers are sticking to their lessons from the Covid pandemic of the importance […]

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Federal stimulus cash to assist fund childcare subsidy growth

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – First Lady Pam Northam, along with Governor Ralph Northam, announced on Saturday that the state will be receiving more federal incentive funds to support the expanded childcare allowance eligibility. The expansion of the funding program is covered HB 2206The first lady announced in a Facebook post on Saturday that the state […]

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Ernst, Hinson push for more cash for entry to childcare

WASHINGTON, DC (KWWL) – Senator Joni Ernst advocates more federal dollars through bipartisan legislation to improve access to childcare across the country. Much of the nation and Iowa have long been concerned with deserts for childcare, in areas where demand for licensed childcare programs exceeds availability. “Those ideas don’t get pushed back much, especially when […]