We need comprehensive, universal pre-K at the nontraditional hours that our service economy runs on today.
2 million working mothers face the precarious situation of sub-minimum wage work with little to no child care supports. This is a national emergency, as four out of ten households today are headed by breadwinner moms. With mothers earning 4% less per child than their equivalents, the cost of raising the next generation is borne solely on their backs.
Here’s a teaser of what’s to come July 9.