News and culture through the lens of Southern California.
Hosted by A Martínez
Airs Weekdays 9 to 10 a.m.

GOP lawmakers show support for preschool programs




Preschool students pretend to have a tea party at the Child Educational Center in La Cañada.
Preschool students pretend to have a tea party at the Child Educational Center in La Cañada.
Mae Ryan/KPCC

Listen to story

05:09
Download this story 0.0MB

Preschool has become one of the hottest topics in politics. While Republicans have been pushing for big cuts and spending almost everywhere else, many are pumping lots of cash into early education.

For more on why the red states are taking the charge on preschool, we're joined now by Matthew Melmed, executive director for Zero To Three, a national organization devoted to early education