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  • Adams’ contention that proposed NYC education spending cuts won’t be felt in schools draws fire

    Apr 27, 2023

    NY Daily News | “This budget fails to make the investments our students need and threatens the success of several key education initiatives that are just getting off the ground,” said Kim Sweet, executive director of Advocates for Children.

    “With the recent increase in the number of newly arrived immigrant families, as well as the ongoing youth mental health crisis, the need for these programs is greater than ever,” said Sweet from Advocates for Children. “If anything, the city should be increasing funding — not placing these programs on the chopping block.”