Progress on some key issues, but more work is needed.
As the Texas Legislature reconvenes tomorrow for a 30-day special session, one of the issues on the agenda is continuing the state's Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force.
By now, we all know that Monday’s CBO report estimated that the Senate health care bill ("BCRA") will increase the number of uninsured Americans by 22 million. And now we’re starting to see some estimates of what that would look like in Texas.
State leaders made investments and policy changes that should make CPS safer, but a closer look at this session makes it clear that there is still unfinished business.
Over 200,000 Texas mothers are now eligible for screening.
Progress on CPS funding, suspensions in early grades, postpartum depression, and more, but big disappointments too.
Are you a parent, community leader, or provider involved in the Early Childhood Intervention program? If so, you're invited to take part in a discussion on the successes and challenges of ECI.
Tyler-area ECI parents, providers, and community leaders: please join us for a discussion on your experiences with the ECI program!
We urge state leaders to reverse funding cuts that impact Texas children with disabilities and developmental delays.