On January 24 at 10:30 am, the U.S. Senate will hold a confirmation hearing on Rep Mick Mulvaney for OMB Director. Please join children's advocates in elevating the importance of children in the federal budget.
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NC Child is blessed to have a growing number of talented volunteers. On Monday, Verlyn Chesson Porte, along with her two children, represented NC Child at the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday celebration and community event hosted by MomsRising at the Northgate Mall in Durham. Not only did Verlyn talk to event goers about NC Child's work and distribute information on key issues but she also helped children make crafts! Here's a few pictures including one of Jhas Porte, Verlyn's daughter. Thanks Verlyn! ... See MoreSee Less
Policymakers at the state and federal level must remember that oral health is critical for a child’s overall health and success. To ensure that children have access to dental care, state legislators, Congress, and President-elect Trump must work together to strengthen Medicaid and increase reimbursement rates for dental providers.