Press Releases

Texas Has Highest Number of Uninsured Hispanic Children of Any State
January 15, 2016, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

CDF-Texas Statement in Response to Tax Cuts Passed by the Texas House
April 28, 2015, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

CDF-Texas Welcomes New Executive Director, Patrick Bresette
December 1, 2014, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

Texas child poverty drops
September 18, 2014, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

This Valentines, Give Your Kids the Gift of Healthcare
February 12, 2013, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

Children's Defense Fund Proposes New Gun Safety Laws
January 3, 2013, CDF Press Release

CDF-Texas announces 2012 Beat the Odds Luncheon Keynote Speaker: Pat Smith
October 18, 2012, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

Families Struggle: Child Poverty Remains High
September 20, 2012, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

Children Poorest Age Group in America: Congress Must Be Careful What It Cuts
September 12, 2012, Children's Defense Fund-Texas

Children of Texas Continue Slide Into Poverty
September 23, 2011, Children's Defense Fund - Texas

CDF-Texas’ Partnership with Fiesta Supermarkets a National Best Practice
February 4, 2011, Children's Defense Fund - Texas

Beth E. Quill named new Texas Director
November 8, 2010, Children's Defense Fund - Texas

New Report Spotlights Promising Strategies to Dismantle the Pipeline to Prison in Houston
September 18, 2009, American Leadership Forum, Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter

Baker Institute Weighs in on Children’s Health
September 1, 2009, Children's Defense Fund - Texas