Human Services & Education Steering Committee

2016 Policy Briefs

  • Policy Brief

    Reauthorize the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Block Grant

    Urge your members of Congress, particularly those who serve on the House Ways and Means Committee, the House Education and the Workforce Committee, the Senate Finance Committee and the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, to enact a long-term reauthorization of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Block Grant (TANF) in 2016.  
  • Policy Brief

    Support the Social Services Block Grant (SSBG)

    Urge your members of Congress, particularly those who serve on the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee, to support the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Social Services Block Grant (SSBG)
  • Policy Brief

    Support the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG)

    Urge your members of Congress, especially those who serve on the House and Senate Appropriations committees, to maintain funding for the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) program at the FY 2016 level of $715 million in the FY 2017 appropriations process. CSBG is funded through the Labor, Health and Human Services and Education appropriations bill.

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Human Services and Education Steering Committee

Chair

Nancy Sharpe
Commissioner
Arapahoe County, Colorado

 

Vice Chair

Toni Carter
Commissioner
Ramsey County, Minnesota

 

Shelley Goodman Taub
Commissioner
Oakland County, Michigan

 

George Hartwick
Commissioner
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

 

Daniella Levine Cava
Commissioner
Miami-Dade County, Florida

 

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