Budget Update: Progress in Sacramento on Child Care

May 26, 2017

Assembly and Senate Budget Committees Approve ECE Packages

Both the Assembly Budget Committee and the full Senate Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review voted to include $20 million in funding in their early childhood education packages to …

Governor Brown’s May Revise of 2017-18 Budget Proposal Regarding Child Care

Keeps Reimbursement Rates and Preschool, but Fails to Align Family Income With New Minimum Wage

On May 11, Governor Brown released the May Revise of his proposed Budget for California for 2017-2018. The May Revise notes an additional $2.5 Billion …

Child Care Funding Recommendations for California Budget 2017-2018

Child Care Funding in the California Budget

California raised the minimum wage so that people are paid fairly for their work, but the extra 50 cents an hour has very real consequences for parents, child care businesses, and the economy.…

California State Budget Analysis FY2014-15

On June 20, 2014, Governor Brown signed Senate Bill (SB) 852, the Budget Act of 2014. SB 852 adds more than $250 million to California’s child care programs. Between 2008 and 2013, California eliminated nearly $1 billion in overall …