Watch: How Can Children Be Homeless in This Country?

On Thanksgiving Day, Dan Fuller, VP of Legislative Relations for Communities In Schools, talked with MSNBC’s Craig Melvin about child homelessness. As Melvin pointed out, many people wonder, “How can children be homeless in this country?” According to the National Center on Family Homelessness, 1 in 30 American kids are homeless. That statistic means that…

It’s official – DC, we’ve got a budget (sort of)

The Senate approved the Murray-Ryan budget deal yesterday and sent the bill to the President for his signature. This paves the way for discussions on a bigger, longer-term deal – hopefully in the form of an omnibus – in early 2014.¬†On the downside, some legislators are already making noises about a fresh battle over the…