Senator Patty Murray visits Hoa Mai

During a promotion tour through Washington State that included preschools in Richmond, Longview, and Vancouver; Senator Patty Murray stopped by Hoa Mai preschool on April 5, 2018 to visit some of the students and speak about her new bill, the Child Care for Working Families Act. Hoa Mai’s center director, other staff, and a parent were presented the opportunity to speak with Senator Murray on a few different agendas including; the importance of bilingual learning curriculum’s, the diversity inside of South Seattle and the importance to embrace that diversity and integrate it inside the classroom, how they relate to the importance of equal wages in minority communities as well why affordable, high quality child care is so important for working families. Please see the link below for the full news article as well as some pictures regarding more info on the Child Care for Working Families Act.