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http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/head-start-by-the-numbers-2012-state-profiles Senate Passes First CCDBG Reauthorization in Eighteen Years http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-passes-first-ccdbg-reauthorization-in-eighteen-years Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-passes-first-ccdbg-reauthorization-in-eighteen-years Urgent Need to Extend MIECHV Funding: New Report Highlights Potential Impact http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/urgent-need-to-extend-miechv-funding-new-report-highlights-potential-impact Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:20:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/urgent-need-to-extend-miechv-funding-new-report-highlights-potential-impact President’s Budget: Early Childhood Programs Core to Expanding Opportunity 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