Many pediatricians, in conjunction with the Coalition for America's Children (CAC), will turn into carpenters during the next few months to build children's platforms in communities across the country.

The concept of physically building a children's platform is the heart of this year's CAC efforts to ask all candidates: "Who's for Kids and Who's Just Kidding?" The goal is to prominently place children's issues on the political agenda. Many politicians just give lip service to children's issues. The CAC campaign is designed to hold candidates accountable for matching future action with their promises.

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