➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Congress Loses Long-Time Foster Youth Supporter
Chronicle of Social Change – September 30, 2016
Overlooked amidst the recent debate in the child welfare advocacy community regarding the Family First Prevention Services Act is the fact that foster youth advocates are about to lose a key long-time supporter in Congress. Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.) is retiring at the close of this session.