posted on May 03, 2013 13:32
From a report by Sen. Tom Harkin, Chairman, Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies.
Under the Budget Control Act, most Federal programs face an across-the-board cut in January 2013 if Congress does not enact a plan before then to reduce the national debt by $1.2 trillion.
Potential impacts to Head Start and the Child and Development Block Grant excerpted from Senator Harkin's report. The report estimates funding cuts, fewer children served, and jobs lost for states and US Territories..
Reports may be viewed here.