Tag: Care

Re-envisioning early childhood education and care in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The special commission working to improve the quality of the state’s early childhood education system gave an update on their progress Thursday. Governor JB Pritzker is determined to make Illinois the best state for families raising young children.

Pritzker established the Illinois Early Childhood Funding Commission last December. Sen. Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill), who co-chairs the commission, says members continued their important discussions throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Pritzker administration knows access to high-quality early childhood education and care is unfairly and inequitably distributed across the state. Commission members recommend lawmakers redesign the early childhood funding mechanisms

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Cardi B Talks to Joe Biden About Free College, Racism, and Child Care

Photo credit: Getty Images
Photo credit: Getty Images

From Harper’s BAZAAR

  • For ELLE‘s 2020 September issue, cover star Cardi B interviewed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on the issues that matter most to voters today.

  • The two discussed free college education, child care, racial justice, and more.

The November presidential election is only a few months away. And with the electorate gearing up to vote, ELLE‘s current cover star, rapper Cardi B, is also getting political. For the September 2020 cover story, Cardi interviewed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on today’s most prominent issues, from racial justice to free college education.


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