Evidence-based research found, for example, that a well-designed program of home visiting by medical or social service professionals can measurably improve outcomes for the children of low-income families. This program — the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program — is up for reauthorization this year.

http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/lawmaker-news/335005-bipartisanship-theres-hope-through-evidence-based