Speaking of Kids Blog

March 22, 2017

Protect Utah Kids. Protect Medicaid

Testimonies from Utah Parents Children will lose access to coverage and care because of Medicaid…
March 16, 2017

The Wild Bunch: Kids’ Health Legislation in the 2017 Session

First there was the “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” recap of the 2015…
March 14, 2017

Six Lessons Learned about Fiscal Policy in the 2017 Legislature

The 2017 legislative session was remarkable for focusing more on tax policy than any session…
March 13, 2017

Wins for Kids during the 2017 Utah Legislative Session

  Early Childhood Wins for new moms and babies including much-needed funding support for Early…
March 11, 2017

It’s time to start preparing for the 2060 Presidential election.

It’s time to start preparing for the 2060 Presidential election. No, I’m serious. Today, somewhere…
March 07, 2017

Utah Children and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Healthcare Repeal Bill

Congress’ New Health Care Repeal Bill Cuts Medicaid, Harms Kids. We have made enormous progress…
March 06, 2017

Utah needs earned-income tax credit to break poverty cycle

This op-ed by Matthew Weinstein of Voices for Utah Children and Derek Monson of the…
March 01, 2017

Love Utah children? Participate in #loveUTgiveUT! #LeaveYourMark

Love Utah Give Utah is once again underway. Love UT Give UT is a 24…
February 23, 2017

Tax Reform and Utah's Most Vulnerable Populations

Open Letter to the Utah Legislature February 23, 2017 Dear Senators and Representatives: We, the…