Category Archive for: Education

Support the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act

by Jared Feldman

It is estimated that approximately 1.68 million youth experience homelessness each year in the U.S. For over 40 years, the Federal government has funded programs that provide street outreach, temporary shelter and services, and transitional living to this population. The Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA) looks to improve these programs by:…

Krissy Roth, Washington Representative and Deputy Director of Domestic Policy

by Jared Feldman

Krissy Roth_Policy Associate
Krissy Roth is the Washington Representative and Deputy Director of Domestic Policy focusing on issues including criminal justice, civil rights, individual liberties, and equal opportunity policy. She comes to JCPA with other nonprofit experience serving at organizations such as the American Civil Liberties Union, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, and the Leadership Conference for…