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The Soaring Cost Of Child Care: Is It Time For Universal Subsidies? 29:06
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Massachusetts has a universal health care law, but is it time for universal child care? With the latest figures showing that middle class families are struggling to afford the soaring cost of day care, we ask: should child care be subsidized for all?

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Joya Misra, Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Wayne Ysaguirre, President and CEO of Associated Early Care and Education.

This segment aired on August 21, 2013.

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