HUD Homeless Data Don’t Add Up: Children and Youth Pay the Price

| December 17, 2018 

Public Schools Report Highest Number of Homeless Students on Record, While HUD Claims Reduction in Family and Youth Homelessness Washington, DC – Data released today

Letter: Support for the Developing Innovative Partnerships and Learning Opportunities that Motivate Achievement Act (DIPLOMA Act).

| December 14, 2018 

First Focus Campaign for Children Sent a Letter to Representatives Judy Chu, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Lucille Roybal-Allard supporting their introduction of the DIPLOMA Act, which aims

Letter: Support for the Weekends Without Hunger Act


First Focus Campaign for Children sent this letter to Representative Dina Titus in support of the Weekends Without Hunger Act, which would create a

First Focus Campaign for Children Releases Proactive Kids Agenda

| December 13, 2018 

Blueprint Shows How 116th Congress Can Act on the Best Interests of Children

The Proactive Kids Agenda for the 116th Congress


Any policies that affect children should base their foundations on the best interests of the child.

Statement: Farm Bill Conference Protects SNAP, Rejects Harmful Cuts to Program

| December 11, 2018 

First Focus Campaign for Children is pleased that the Farm Bill conferees have produced a bipartisan farm bill agreement that rejects harmful cuts to