Making Kids Our Nation's Top Priority

Early Childhood

3 Ways to Spread the Holiday Cheer "For Kids"
As kids across the country prepare their wish lists, our lawmakers in Congress have begun to prepare the next year's budget. And at a time when multiple vital programs for kids and families have... read more
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A Helping Hand for the Holidays
Thanksgiving is coming up, and there’s a lot to love about the holiday season. It’s a time to come together with family and friends, to share memories and create more. It’s also a time to be thankful... read more
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New Research Raises Privacy Concerns for Young Kids' and Families' Media Use
Common Sense’s new Zero to Eight research report offers a wealth of insight for parents and policymakers who are faced with an ever-evolving media landscape. How much time are kids spending in front... read more
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25 Ways Your Voice Made a Difference for California Kids
With hundreds of calls and emails to policymakers, "For Kids" advocates like you made your voices heard loud and clear in Sacramento this year. And now that Gov. Brown has dotted the i's and crossed... read more
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Danny Weiss
(Previously) Vice President of Federal Policy
A Helping Hand for the High Cost of Child Care
By the middle of September, the shiny view of a lazy summer is already dimming, the school year is in full swing, and our minds turn to what fall will bring. But for most working families with young... read more
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Fall Is Coming: What Is Congress Doing for Our Children?
Congress has returned from its August recess to a jam-packed fall calendar. As senators and members of Congress consider the major issues before them, Common Sense Kids Action thinks that they should... read more
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Danny Weiss
(Previously) Vice President of Federal Policy
Common Sense Announces 9 More Bills in Congress That Are "For" or "Against" Kids
Earlier this year, Common Sense Kids Action introduced our federal Common Sense Legislative Ratings, designed to highlight bills in Congress that affect the core building blocks of opportunity for... read more
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Correcting gender stereotypes: Even lawmakers can make a difference
You might have recently read Common Sense's groundbreaking new research on the impact gender stereotypes in media have on our kids' development. If there's one thing to take away from our findings,... read more
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