Forum Held To Raise Awareness For Early Childhood Programs

A forum held this morning by the Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District allowed parents to speak to Northern Michigan lawmakers about the importance of early childhood education programs in the state. Under Governor Snyder's proposed budget early childhood programs keep their funding, however some advocates worry that the funding could be targeted on a federal level. Parents spoke about the importance of the programs. Tonight on 9&10 News at 6:00 reporter Ryan Raiche talks with an Early Childhood Education legislative advocate and a local State Representative about the budget cuts. Tune in to 9&10 News at 6:00.