CLC Testimony and Comments

Testimony: 2017 Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Legislation

April 24, 2017

Senior Policy Attorney Damon King testified before the DC Council’s Committee on Human Services regarding two bills targeting the District’s Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program: the TANF Child Benefit Protection Amendment Act of 2017 and the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Assistance Level Increase Amendment Act of 2017.

Testimony: Public School Health Services Amendment Act of 2017

March 23, 2017

Policy Director Sharra Greer testified before the DC Council's Committee on Education and Committee on Health regarding the proposed Public School Health Services Amendment Act of 2017.

Testimony: Department of Human Services 2017 Oversight

March 15, 2017

Executive Director Judith Sandalow testified before the DC Council's Committee on Human Services regarding the FY2016 performance of the District's Department of Human Services (DHS).

Comment: Medicaid Residency Requirements Rulemaking

March 9, 2017

Policy Director Sharra Greer, on behalf of Children’s Law Center, submitted comments to the District’s Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) regarding residency criteria for Medicaid for certain out-of-District individuals.

Testimony: Department of Health Care Finance 2017 Oversight

March 8, 2017

Policy Director Sharra Greer testified before the DC Council's Committee on Health regarding the FY2016 performance of the District's Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF).

Testimony: Metropolitan Police Department 2017 Oversight

March 2, 2017

Policy Attorney Aubrey Edwards-Luce testified before the DC Council's Committee on Judiciary & Public Safety regarding the FY2016 performance of the District's Metropolitan Police Department (MPD).

Testimony: Child and Family Services Agency 2017 Oversight

March 1, 2017

Senior Policy Attorney Damon King testified before the DC Council's Committee on Human Services regarding the FY2016 performance of the District's Child and Family Services Agency (CFSA).

Testimony: Bullying Prevention Task Force 2017 Oversight

February 28, 2017

Policy Analyst Michael Villafranca testified before the DC Council's Committee on Education regarding the FY2016 performance of the District's Citywide Youth Bullying Prevention Task Force.

Testimony: Public Charter School Board 2017 Oversight

February 28, 2017

Policy Director Sharra Greer testified before the DC Council's Committee on Education regarding the FY2016 performance of the District's Public Charter School Board (PCSB).

Testimony: District of Columbia Public Schools 2017 Oversight

February 23, 2017

Executive Director Judith Sandalow testified today before the DC Council's Committee on Education regarding the FY2016 performance of the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS).