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Steve Adubato speaks with Asw. Eliana Pintor Marin (D) – NJ, Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, about the impact of COVID-19 on Newark, the long-term economic impact of the crisis on the state, and the importance of affordable, accessible, and quality child care during the pandemic.

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable – Child Care in New Jersey: A Key to the State’s Economic Recovery

A virtual roundtable discussion on the critical role that child care will play in the restart of NJ’s economy.

Part 1: Carole Johnson, Commissioner NJ Department of Human Services

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Clip – Carole Johnson on the need for congressional support for child care.

Part 2: Carole Johnson, Commissioner NJ Department of Human Services

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Clip – Carole Johnson on business leaders recognition for the need to support child care.

Art Rolnick, Economist

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Clip – Art Rolnick on how lack of support for child care impacts our national economy.

Peter T. Rosario, President and CEO at Ocean County YMCA

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Clip – Peter T. Rosario on challenges facing child care providers.

Cecilia Zalkind, President & CEO Advocates for Children of NJ

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Clip – Cecilia Zalkind on the need to value child care during COVID-19 recovery.

Winifred Smith-Jenkins, Senior Director, Zadie’s Nurturing Den

NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Clip – Winifred Smith-Jenkins on seeing and funding child care as a public good.

U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Child Care

Steve Adubato speaks with Senator Cory Booker on the importance of child care and the need for federal support.