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First Focus Campaign for Children is a bipartisan advocacy organization working to make children the priority in federal policy and budget decisions. With a dozen policy experts in the many areas that affect our nation’s 73 million children, First Focus Campaign for Children and our sister organization First Focus on Children offer thorough, bipartisan, achievable solutions to ensure the well-being of children in the U.S. and around the world.

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June 20, 2024
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Updates
Recap: “Every week should be Children’s Week”
Every year, First Focus on Children and others within the children’s community recognize the second…
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June 18, 2024
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Children’s Health
Community-BasedHome Visiting: Fidelity to Families,Commitment to Outcomes
This report highlights the successes and challenges of community-based home visiting models across the country,…
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June 17, 2024
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Racial Equity
Reflections of a Black mother and the struggle against systemic racism 
As a Black mother in America, I live with the knowledge that my children’s lives…
June 17, 2024
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Federal Budget & Tax
Joint Letter: Invest In Kids During FY2025 Appropriations
Today, 58 organizations in the Children’s Budget Coalition, led by First Focus Campaign for Children,…
June 14, 2024
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Newsroom
Legislation to provide mothers with newborn essential care kits
Bruce Lesley, President of First Focus Campaign for Children, said the NEST Act is an…
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June 14, 2024
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Newsroom
Who Will Be the Losers of the 2024 Elections? Hint: Not the Candidates
The 2024 election season is in full swing, and there’s plenty of tension around thin…
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June 12, 2024
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K-12 & Public Education
Alliance for Student Liberty: Project 2025 poses a radical new attempt to destroy the American education system
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June 12, 2024
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Child Rights
Episode 18: Raising the Voice of Dads in Child Policy with Rep. Jimmy Gomez
In this episode, co-host Bruce Lesley chats with Rep. Jimmy Gomez (D-CA), chair of the…
June 4, 2024
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Children on the Ballot
Children’s Opportunity Agenda 2024
TOPLINES: INVEST IN CHILDREN: IMPROVE THE TAX CODE FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES Problem: Solutions: CUT…