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The Children’s Partnership (TCP) is a California–based national children’s advocacy organization committed to improving the lives of underserved children where they live, learn, and play with breakthrough solutions at the intersection of research, policy, and community engagement. Learn more:

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The Children’s Partnership Urges Senators to Vote Yes on the USA Act

The Children’s Partnership thanks our Senators for their work for California’s children and families. As they look to support the wellbeing of all Californians, we urge them to vote yes on the USA Act and oppose any effort to create a $25 billion slush fund…

Statement from the California Children’s Health Coverage Coalition on the Governor’s 2018-19 Budget Proposal

For Immediate Release Contact: Michele Stillwell-Parvensky, 510-663- 1294 The California Children’s Health Coverage Coalition—comprised of United Ways of California, Children’s Defense Fund—California, The Children’s Partnership, Children Now, and California Coverage and Health Initiatives—released this statement in response to Governor Brown’s budget proposal released today: Despite…

Over 320 Child, Youth Organizations Call for Immediate Passage of Dream Act

Washington, D.C.—Today, more than 320 national, state, and local child and youth advocacy organizations sent a letter to Congress in support of the bipartisan Dream Act of 2017. The bill would provide lawful status and a path to citizenship for hundreds of thousands of immigrant…

Trump Administration Announces End of DACA

Los Angeles – Today, the Trump Administration announced its decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals(DACA) program, which provides over 800,000 children and young adults with some sense of security and the ability to work legally. The Children’s Partnership is heartbroken and deeply…

Today’s Senate Action Is a Serious Threat to Children’s Coverage

Los Angeles – “Every effort brought forth by Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is wrong for our children, wrong for our economy, and wrong for our future. Today, the Senate voted to open debate on health care without seeing a bill, when…

U.S. House of Representative Republicans Ram Through ACA Repeal and Medicaid Cuts

Today, the House of Representatives, including all California Republican Congressional Representatives—Ken Calvert, Paul Cook, Jeff Denham, Duncan Hunter, Darrell Issa, Steve Knight, Doug LaMalfa, Kevin McCarthy, Tom McClintock, Devin Nunes, Dana Rohrabacher, Ed Royce, David Valadao, and Mimi Walters—voted 217 – 213 to pass H.R.…

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