National children’s rights advocacy organization applauds the legislature for advancing this urgent bill to the House floor for educational attainment for youth in the child
Florida Looks to Follow Lead of Texas & Louisiana, Which Enacted Similar Reform in 2021 Tallahassee – This week, a bipartisan group of Florida lawmakers
National children’s rights advocacy organization appoints Sixto Cancel, Sacha M. Coupet, Judge Andre Davis (retired), Matt DeAngelo, and Abd’Allah Lateef Philadelphia, PA (September 9, 2021)
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