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Interactive: A Look at Child Poverty across California January 30 2019 Governor Newsom’s first budget proposal boosts safety net programs that play an essential role in lowering child poverty in the California.
1 in 4 Child Care Workers in California Lives in Poverty October 16 2018 While demand for preschools and child care is high in California, the state's child care workers—particularly women of color—are poorly paid and almost twice as likely to live in poverty than workers overall.
California’s New Tax Credit April 15 2016 About 3 million tax filers in California are eligible to claim the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) this year, and an estimated 600,000 can claim the new state EITC.