Women workers could bear economic brunt as federal child care funding ends

By: - October 2, 2023 6:49 am

Shona Lamond, executive director of the Downtown Children’s Center in St. Louis, Missouri, says she applied for every grant she could find to keep her center open and teachers paid during the pandemic. (Photo by Rebecca Rivas/Missouri Independent)

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Casey Quinlan
Casey Quinlan

Casey Quinlan is an economy reporter for States Newsroom, based in Washington D.C. For the past decade, they have reported on national politics and state politics, LGBTQ rights, abortion access, labor issues, education, Supreme Court news and more for publications including The American Independent, ThinkProgress, New Republic, Rewire News, SCOTUSblog, In These Times and Vox.