Speaking of Kids Blog

January 08, 2019

Don’t Take Away Families’ Health Coverage by Adding New Medicaid Requirements

Let’s help parents find work, but let’s not take away their health coverage if they…
December 20, 2018

Voices for Utah Children Statement on Texas vs. U.S. Ruling

Last week’s Texas court ruling is the latest attempt to take away health coverage for…
December 17, 2018

Response to Govenor's Budget Recommendations FY2020

On December 6, 2018, Governor Herbert released his budget recommendations for the next fiscal year…
December 13, 2018

What’s in a name? The woodwork vs. welcome mat effect for kids

Voices for Utah Children is dedicated to increasing coverage and care for all Utah kids.…
December 01, 2018

Medicaid Expansion is Officially State Law!

Medicaid Expansion is Officially State Law!   A brief look at what’s ahead as we…
November 29, 2018

New Report Finds Utah’s Child Uninsured Rate is Moving in the Wrong Direction: More Kids…

Why it’s happening and what we can do to counter the trend A new report…
November 13, 2018

The Annie E. Casey Foundation Releases Brief: Fostering Youth Transitions

This Annie E. Casey Foundation brief, which utilizes the most comprehensive data set ever collected…
October 30, 2018

Utah Education – 30 years at the bottom

As has been pointed out to me recently, I have worked off and on for…
October 29, 2018

Utah Education Funding: What Are the Facts?

Utah Education Funding: What Are the Facts? As Utah begins voting on a non-binding ballot…