Round Table Discussion on Child Care in U.S.
Linda Laughlin and Barbara Gault talked about a Census Bureau report, “Who’s Minding the Kids,” which examined child care… read more
Linda Laughlin and Barbara Gault talked about a Census Bureau report, “Who’s Minding the Kids,” which examined child care in the U.S. Among the topics they addressed were the cost of child care, non-parental care, kinds of child care arrangements, families in poverty, and how the U.S. ranked internationally. They also talked about the role that schools and workplaces played in child care. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
This program was part of C-SPAN’s regular Friday “America by the Numbers” series. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Barbara Gault Executive Director Institute for Women's Policy Research
- Linda Laughlin U.S. Census Bureau
- Steven Scully Host C-SPAN
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