Last year, advocates rallied during the 2021 legislative session for meaningful change for children and families throughout Oregon. The advocacy efforts of The Children’s Agenda and other dedicated advocates contributed to nearly 1.1 billion in new investments and impactful legislation! To showcase how our collective efforts equal BIG impacts— including what this means for Oregonians—we pulled together a highlights reel from last year’s robust policy agenda. Follow #FeelTheWinsOregon on our social channels for more!
All eligible workers can now access Oregon’s Earned Income Tax Credit, boosting their take-home pay to cover essentials
More Oregon students can access Early Childhood Equity Fund programs that are culturally-relevant
Oregon youth and their families will be relieved of regressive and racially discriminatory fees
More low-income adults and children throughout Oregon can access dental care because of dental therapy
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