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More needs to be done for foster children

Child Abuse & Neglect

Carlsbad Current-Argus

By Bruce Lesley

It’s great that Carlsbad businesses are stepping up to help foster kids (“Pizza fundraiser to benefit kids in foster care,” Feb. 24). But kids need a double-slice of leadership from Congress, too.

Federal foster care funding’s shrinking pool covers less than half of foster children today, and fewer by 2024…

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