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Foster Parents

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Foster Parents

Foster Parents

Foster Parents

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:

Mary Callahan
*Foster Parent in Lewiston, Me.

Susan Davis
*Founder and Executive Director of "Every Child" (private, non-profit child services agency)

Stephanie Stuart
*Social Worker, Division of Child and Family Services for the State of Utah

Sen. Joseph Lieberman
*Democratic Senator form Connecticut *Discusses the subpoenaed White House communications regarding Enron

There are over half a million children in our nation's foster care system. But the number of families willing to take these children into their homes is falling. In this hour of Talk of the Nation, join guest host Melinda Penkava for a look at why foster parents are burning out and how they would change the system to make foster care more attractive.

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