State of Nevada Archives: on Families & Children


Ruben Kihuen: Fight to make child care a critical economic issue

Nearly every modern economy offers paid leave to help welcome new members of your family to the world or to heal from injury or sickness.

The average cost of childcare is over $11,000 a year. Most Americans do not have jobs that give them the flexibility [to watch their kids outside of school].

I will fight to stop child care from being relegated to a 'woman's issues' and put it front and center as a critical issue we must address to build an economy that works for all families.

Source: 2016 Nevada House campaign website RubenForCongress.com Nov 8, 2016

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