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Solid Footing: Reinforcing the Early Care and Education Economy for Infants and Toddlers in DC


The District of Columbia (DC) is a vibrant, diverse, financially stable city that has become one of the most expensive places to live in the nation. It also ranks among the five major U.S. cities with the greatest income inequality. Because of this economic divide, the District struggles to create equity among its population, particularly […]


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April 29th, 2016
DC Council Should Act Quickly to Pass Unemployment Modernization
Ilana Boivie

The DC Council took a step closer this week to improving benefits for people who need help when they lose a job. DC’s Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits haven’t been raised in a decade and are lower than in most states. But this week, the Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs held a hearing on […]

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