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JAN
13
Afterschool Meals: Keep Students Fueled with Free Meals after Classes

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JAN
06
A Better Way to Help Texas Homeowners:
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DEC
01
New Resource: Texas Health Care Guide, Your GPS for Texas Health Care Coverage VISIT SITE
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DEC
01
Testimony: HB 4, Pre-Kindergarten, Texas Education Agency Rulemaking READ MORE
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NOV
17
New Interactive Data Tool: Texas Education Scorecard
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NOV
09
Key Facts about Poverty and Income in Texas- Updated with 2014 Census Data FACT SHEET
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OCT
19
Know Before You Vote: November Ballot Propositions 1 and 7
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SEP
16
Five Things to Know About How Poverty is Measured
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SEP
16
The Best Uses for the Current Population Survey and the American Community Survey
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AUG
31
School Finance at the Supreme Court: Adequacy, Meaningful Discretion, and Equity by the Numbers
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AUG
01
Our 2015 Legislative Work VIEW OUR WORK

JUL
31
Community Eligibility: Feeding All Your Students
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JUL
21
2015 National KIDS COUNT Data Book PRESS RELEASE
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JUL
13
Texas Has a GED Problem: Alternative Paths
to High School Equivalency
Updated July 16, 2015
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JUL
07
Made for Each Other: A Coverage Plan is Texas' Best Bet to Maximize Medicaid 1115 Waiver Renewal
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MAY
28
2015 Legislative Budget Wrap-Up
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MAY
27
The Path to Pre-K: CPPP and the 2015 Legislative Session
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APR
30
Closing the Texas Coverage Gap: How Texas Leaders Can Still Help Over 1 Million Texans this Session
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APR
27
Legislative Budget Snapshot
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APR
21
Keeping College Within Reach: How Texas Can Move More Low-Income and Adult Students Through College
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APR
21
Fact Sheet: The Texas 1115 Waiver Renewal, Texas Coverage Gap Conversation
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APR
16
Waiting Period for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP): Not Worth the State Resources or Risk to Children's Health
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APR
07
It's Time to Raise the Minimum Wage in Texas: Analysis of Who Would Benefit from a Minimum Wage Increase in Texas
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MAR
31
Who Pays Taxes in Texas? READ MORE
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MAR
13
Beyond the Campus: Connecting Community College Students to Meaningful Employment READ MORE
MAR
09
Closing the Opportunity Gap: Texas Should Invest in High Quality Full-Day Pre-Kindergarten for Disadvantaged Students READ MORE
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MAR
03
2015 State of Texas Children: Texas Kids Count Report FULL REPORT
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