Tagged: Politics

Minnesota Crack Down on Childcare Subsidy Fraud

July 8, 2015 | Norbert Haupt   According to the StarTribune, state investigators in Minnesota have uncovered a fraud pattern abusing the childcare subsidy program intended for poor families. Childcare providers have been found to actively recruit low-income parents as employees of the providers in exchange for enrolling their own children using subsidized childcare funds. Controltec’s […]

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California Providers Continue to Push for Unionization

July 8, 2015 | Norbert Haupt   In California, there are new initiatives underway to unionize in-home childcare providers. The arguments for both sides are powerful. This article in The Sacramento Bee outlines the background of the drive to unionize, and the reasons why providers are interested. Sometimes providers have trouble getting reimbursed by the Alternative Payment […]

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