The Joint Legislative Budget Conference Committee begins meeting NEXT WEEK! They have a short amount of time to negotiate the differences proposed in the Assembly and Senate child care budget packages presented last week and agree on a final budget to send to Governor Brown. Click HERE to view a side-by-side comparison of the Assembly and Senate child care and development budget proposals.
What can you do?
Contact the members of the Joint Legislative Budget Conference Committee - Senators Mark Leno, Chair (D-11), Ricardo Lara (D-33) and Jim Nielsen (R-4) and Assembly Members Dr. Shirley Weber, Co-Chair (D-79), Richard Bloom (D-50) and Melissa Melendez (R-67) - using the letter below to urge them to make accessible, affordable quality child care a priority.