Child Care Tax Break http://wamc.org en Shumlin Hit on Funding Source for Child Care http://wamc.org/post/shumlin-hit-funding-source-child-care <p></p><p></p><p>Top officials with the administration of Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin are defending his proposal to take $17 million from benefits for low-income working Vermonters and use it to subsidize child care for the same category of people.<br><br>Human Services Secretary Doug Racine said Tuesday that good child care is an investment that will pay off in better outcomes later in life. He also argued that the earned income tax credit, from which Shumlin wants to take the money, may not be the best use of the state's money. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 22:22:52 +0000 Pat Bradley 55815 at http://wamc.org Shumlin Hit on Funding Source for Child Care