Policy Priorities in Minnesota

We all benefit when young people, their families, and their communities thrive. Children’s Defense Fund envisions a nation where marginalized children and youth flourish, leaders prioritize their well-being, and communities wield their power to ensure they thrive.

Capitol Watch

Join us in advocating for vital change. Stand with us for a stronger future for all Minnesotan families.

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Child Care

Help families thrive. Support affordable, high-quality child care for all.

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Child Health

Support comprehensive health care for all children and youth. 

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Early Childhood Development

Ensure quality early childhood opportunities for every young person.

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Working Families & Economic Stability

Advocate for livable wages, fair workplace policies, affordable child care, and safety-net programs.

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