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CAA: Our 2019 Arizona KIDS COUNT Data Book is Here!

Children's Action Alliance is pleased to bring you the 2019 Arizona KIDS COUNT® Data Book, one of the most comprehensive resources on conditions for children in our state— looking at trends in poverty, health and education for kids and families in each Arizona county. The data (click here for a one-page summary) comparing 2009 to 2016, show [...]

CAA: March 18, 2019: The Good and Bad of This Legislative Session So Far This Year

Some great proposals for children and families are moving through the legislative process with broad, bipartisan support – like investing the new $56 million in federal child care funds in quality early learning to lower out-of-pocket costs for Arizona's working families. There have also been some sharp, partisan debates about issues like the ERA amendment [...]

ASA: What’s Up at the Capitol This Week?

What's Up at the Capitol This Week? Governor Ducey Vows to Veto Vaccination Bills! Click Ducey Watch live proceedings with this link: http://azleg.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=7http://azleg.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=7 COW Committee of the Whole. Floor Action. 3rd Read, the final vote after COW. If passes, then goes to the other legislative body for consideration Action in the House HB 2310 school procurement; [...]

ASA: What Happened at the Capitol Last Week?

What Happened at the Capitol Last Week? Watch live proceedings with this link: http://azleg.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=7 COW Committee of the Whole. Floor Action. 3rd Read, the final vote after COW. If passes, then goes to the other legislative body for consideration. Lots of Action in the Senate SB 1071 school districts; personnel evaluations (Boyer) Passed Senate Ed [...]