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FFYF’s Kris Perry Statement On President Obama Signing Continuing Resolution -

Washington, D.C. – In response to President Obama signing the recently passed Continuing Resolution, Kris Perry, Executive Director of the First Five Years Fund (FFYF), released the following statement: “High-quality early learning and care programs are proven to make a difference in the lives of our nation’s children and working families. By supporting our youngest learners with these programs, policymakers are making a critical decision to help the next generation succeed; … Read More

Representative Virginia Foxx Selected as Chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce -

In response to the selection of Representative Virginia Foxx (R-NC) as Chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Kris Perry, Executive Director of the First Five Years Fund (FFYF), released the following statement: “In her role as Chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Rep. Foxx stands to build on the gains accomplished under the leadership of Chairman Kline that support our nation’s greatest … Read More

Kris Perry Of FFYF On The Continuing Resolution -

Washington, D.C. – In response to President Obama signing the recently passed Continuing Resolution, Kris Perry, Executive Director of the First Five Years Fund (FFYF), released the following statement: “We are pleased that members of Congress came together to keep the federal government funded. The Continuing Resolution ensures millions of kids still have access to critical quality early learning programs throughout the country, and continues the important work that strengthens and … Read More