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DeWine Recommends Funding Boost For Children Services

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Ohio Public Radio
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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has recommended a 74 million dollar annual increase in state funding for family and children services as part of his proposed two-year state budget. 

The increase would bring the state's annual allocation to 151 million dollars.  The proposal includes 90 million a year in state child-protection funding and 25 million a year for serving children with the most extensive needs.  DeWine announced his plan Thursday at a meeting of the Public Children Services Association of Ohio. 
 

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