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Strolling Thunder 2018

Dr. Zinsser and Graeson met with members of Congress on May 8th, 2018.

SETL Lab Director, Dr. Kate Zinsser and her son Graeson were selected to represent the state of Illinois in the Zero-to-Three day of advocacy in Washington D.C., called Strolling Thunder.

Along with families from every other state, they took over Capitol Hill and spoke about the importance of paid family leave, infant and early childhood mental health, and early childhood workforce development and compensation.

Meeting with Rep. Danny Davis
Meeting with Senator Dick Durbin
Meeting with Senator Duckworth's staff
Practicing sharing


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