Asheville Chamber of Commerce CEO Touts Early Learning as Good Business

kitcramerOn the October 8, 2016 Asheville Citizen-Times editorial page, Kit Cramer, CEO of the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, discusses why early learning is good for business in her community. Cramer, concerned about $3 billion per year that businesses lose due to employee absenteeism as a result of child care issues, shares the Chamber’s policy platform on early learning. ¬†She references NCECF’s poll conducted this summer with the First Five Years Fund to highlight how voters across NC – Republicans, Independents and Democrats agree on the need for greater investments in early childhood.