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Reducing crime and expanding military eligibility in the North Star State

Preschool emerged as one of three priorities that secured bipartisan support in the Minnesota state budget in 2016. Prior to this investment, state funding only allowed 1% of young children to enroll in preschool. Our Minnesota members are backing high-quality preschool in order to prevent crime, bolster the workforce, and expand the pool of military-eligible young adults in the years to come.


September 12, 2016

2016 Citizen-Readiness Index Infographic

New data indicates that too many young adults in the United States are unprepared for the workforce, unqualified for military service, or involved in crime.


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