Legislative preview | Advocates hope early learning issues, on full display from pandemic, gain traction in long session

By Liz Bell

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The federal stimulus package, signed into law at the end of last year, provides $10 billion in child care relief through the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG), as well as $250 million for Head Start and $284 billion in small business loans through the Paycheck Protection Program. The Center for Law and Social Policy estimates North Carolina will receive $338,767,639 in CCDBG funds.

 

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