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March 24, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, the federal budget and taxes, and food assistance.

  • On health care, Robert Greenstein explained that the House Republican health bill would likely represent the greatest assault on modest-income Americans of any

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Even With Tax Credit Increase for Older Consumers, Total Consumer Costs Would Rise Sharply Under House GOP Bill

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March 17, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, the federal budget and taxes, housing, state budgets and taxes, Social Security, food assistance, and the economy.

  • On health care, Edwin Park highlighted estimates by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) showing
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House GOP Plan Means Millions More Uninsured

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March 10, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, federal taxes, housing, food assistance, family income support, and state budgets and taxes.

  • On health care, Edwin Park warned that the new House Republican health plan would shift $370 billion in Medicaid
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Medicaid Cost Shifts in House GOP Plan Would Total an Estimated $370 Billion Over 10 Years and Grow Over Time

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March 3, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on the federal budget, federal taxes, health care, food assistance, and state budgets and taxes.

  • On the federal budget, Robert Greenstein contrasted White House talking points on reaching out to the “poorest and most
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Non-Defense Appropriations Would Fall Under Trump Plan

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February 24, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, the federal budget, state budgets and taxes, and family income support.

  • On health care, Edwin Park, Matt Broaddus, Jesse Cross-Call, and Jessica Schubel outlined how House Republicans’ Medicaid
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Low-Income Expenditures Outside Health Care Set to Fall Below Average of Last 40 Years

Introducing Sabotage Watch — To Track of Efforts to Undermine the Affordable Care Act

February 21, 2017

We've launched a tracker of efforts by the Trump Administration and others to undermine the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

President Trump has promised to work with congressional Republicans to repeal and replace the ACA. In the meantime, however, the Trump Administration has already taken several steps...

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February 17, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, poverty and inequality, state budgets and taxes, and food assistance.

  • On health care, Jacob Leibenluft, Edwin Park, Judy Solomon, and Aviva Aron-Dine explained that House Republicans’ new

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Whites Without College Degree Are Largest Group of Working-Age Adults Lifted Above Poverty Line by Safety Net

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February 10, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on state budgets and taxes, a constitutional convention, health care, and the economy.

  • On state budgets and taxes, Eric Figueroa, Michael Leachman, and Michael Mazerov outlined how phasing in deep tax
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Sales Taxes Fall Hardest on Low-Income People; Income Taxes Fall Hardest on the High-Income

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February 3, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, the federal budget and taxes, food assistance, family income support, housing, and the economy.

  • On health care, Shelby Gonzales examined Trump Administration actions to reduce outreach efforts in the
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Maximum TANF Benefits Leave Families Well Below Federal Poverty Line

Roundup: ACA Repeal Isn’t Just Bad Health Policy, It’s Also a Huge Tax Cut for the Wealthiest and Bad Tax Policy

January 31, 2017

As we’ve documented, Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without an immediate replacement, like the bill President Obama vetoed in 2016, would ...

With ACA Repeal, Top 400 Households Get Tax Cuts Worth More than Premium Tax Credits

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