Lawmakers in Suffern to propose affordable day care for New York families

State senators say additional funding will mean more

State senators say additional funding will mean more parents can have access to day care. (January 15, 2014 7:05 PM)

State lawmakers were in Suffern today as they outlined their plan to make day care more affordable for New York families. Officials say New York has the highest day care costs in the country, with the average family paying $12,000 annually per child. Sens. Jeff Klein, Diane Savino and David Calucci are proposing nearly $200 million in day care subsidies. A total of $82 million will be restored...

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