The State of Working America report for 2010 from the Economic Policy Institute will be released in January. Here’s a preview of one statistic that American’s should find both disturbing and embarrassing. The U.S. is next to last in its level of public expenditure for child care. And, we say children are our future. How is it then that we are unwilling to invest in their care? It’s a disgrace. We should be ashamed.
Check out the chart below or here: http://www.epi.org/economic_snapshots/entry/state_of_working_america_preview_a_world_of_difference_in_child_care_f/