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Editorial: Biden's child care plan raises costs, limits options

4 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

President Biden has made a New Year's resolution of fighting for his expansive Build Back Better agenda, which flopped late last year thanks to resistance from members of his own party. A key piece of the package is affordable child care, and while that may sound good, the plan would likely raise costs and give parents fewer options.
The president claims more women could get back into the workforce if they had access to less costly child care and preschool. It's true that women were especially hit during the pandemic. Not only were jobs women held most impacted by COVID lockdowns, but...
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