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Statement for the Record: The Dream and Promise Act of 2019

| May 22, 2019 |

Excerpt: On behalf of the First Focus Campaign for Children, a bipartisan children’s advocacy organization dedicated to making children and families a priority in


Statement for the Record: Oversight of immigration enforcement and family reunification efforts

| July 31, 2018 |

First Focus Campaign for Children submitted the following statement for the record to the Senate Judiciary Committee. Excerpt from the statement: The First Focus


Statement for the Record: Examining the Importance of Paid Family Leave for American Working Families

| July 25, 2018 |

First Focus Campaign for Children submitted this Statement for the Record to U.S. Senate Committee on Finance Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family


Statement for the Record: TVPRA and exploited loopholes affecting unaccompanied alien children

| May 22, 2018 |

First Focus Campaign for Children submitted the following statement for the record to the Senate Committee on Judiciary Border Security and Immigration Subcommittee. Excerpt


Statement on the Administration’s Decision to End Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

| October 3, 2017 |

On October 3, 2017, the First Focus Campaign for Children submitted a statement for the record to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on the


Lifting Children and Families Out of Poverty Act of 2017 Statement–California Assembly

| April 25, 2017 |

  The First Focus Campaign for Children submitted this statement for the California State Assembly Human Services Committee hearing on “Measure AB 1520, Lifting Children


Homelessness Hearing Statement – Senate Appropriations

| May 4, 2015 |

The First Focus Campaign for Children submitted this statement for the Senate Appropriations Transportation, Housing & Urban Development Subcommittee hearing on “HUD Efforts to


Keeping Families Together: The President’s Executive Action on Immigration and the Need to Pass Comprehensive Immigration Reform

| December 10, 2014 |

The First Focus Campaign for Children submitted this statement for the record for the Senate Committee on the Judiciary hearing on December 10, 2014


Protecting our Children’s Mental Health: Preventing and Addressing Childhood Trauma in Indian Country

| December 8, 2014 |

On November 19, 2014, the Senate Indian Affairs Committee held a hearing titled Protecting Our Children’s Mental Health: Preventing and Addressing Childhood Trauma in


Caring for Our Kids: Are We Overmedicating Children in Foster Care?

| November 6, 2014 |

First Focus Campaign for Children statement for the record on the the May 29, 2014 U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee hearing,“Caring