President Obama's Commitment to America's Most Precious Resource–Our Children

Joint Statement from: Geoffrey Canada, Harlem Children’s Zone; Bruce Lesley, First Focus; Ann O’Leary, The Center for the Next Generation; Michael Petit, Every Child Matters; Irwin Redlener, Children’s Health Fund; Billy Shore, Share Our Strength; and Mark Shriver, Save the Children

Tuesday night President Obama took a strong stand for America’s children – laying out a broad agenda focused on “opening the door of opportunity to every child across this great Nation.” From calling for an investment in the foundations of education with a commitment to universal preschool education, to recognizing that America’s children will only thrive with strong communities and strong families, President Obama’s State of the Union was a thoughtful call to action on behalf of the next generation of Americans.

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