New data show the rate of maternal deaths is still worse than many other states and many developing countries.
Texas continues to relearn the same lesson: Remote juvenile facilities with many youth are dangerous and ineffective.
School safety efforts must include strategies to prevent students from pursuing violence in the first place.
We must reduce the number of youth confined for minor offenses.
There are several areas where Texas and the Court largely agree, so let's start there.
Supporting maternal health must be a top priority for the next legislative session.
Thanks to all who all who participated in our Children's Policy Series on substance use issues in Texas!
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We're making progress on kids' mental health after Harvey. With your support, we can do much more.
Join us for our next Children's Policy Series meeting on substance use December 12th!
Here are some of the key children’s issues included in the interim charges and the committees that will be studying the issue.
Addressing hurricane-related trauma must be a priority.
Untreated trauma - whether caused by hurricanes, hunger, or something else - affects kids behavior, learning, and more.
The Graham-Cassidy bill is terrible. And it's gaining momentum in the Senate.
Texas must continue to serve kids, regardless of where they're sleeping tonight, next week, or next month.