Center for Public Policy Priorities
When Texas children are safe, healthy, and educated, Texas thrives. Ensuring that kids do well today  ensures that we all do well tomorrow. From 2000 to 2010, Texas accounted for half of the U.S. child population growth, which means when Texas kids do better, the U.S. does better.
RESOURCES
Investing in Our Future--2013 State of Texas Children Annual KIDS COUNT Data Book


Invest in Texas Kids. It Matters. A 20-Year Look at Texas' Budget for Our Children

2013 National KIDS COUNT Data Book

READ THE FULL REPORT
2014-15 Children's Budget Report

WATCH
Texas kids do the talking in our latest video, "Invest In Me."
CPPP Invest In Me video
KIDS COUNT Data Center
Visit the KIDS COUNT Data Center for a state-by-state and county-by-county look at how kids are faring in more than 70 child well-being indicators.