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For Mother’s Day, Give Mothers the Housing and Child Care They Need

May 10, 2019

Mother’s Day should remind policymakers to help more mothers afford high-quality child care and stable housing for their families. The President and Congress can do that by overriding the deep funding cuts scheduled for 2020 under the 2011 Budget Control Act (BCA) and making sizable new investments in child care and housing — such as by enacting the...

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May 3, 2019

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

  • On the federal budget and taxes, Sharon Parrott explained why the House Appropriations
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Capital Spending for K-12 Schools Well Below 2008 Levels

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April 26, 2019

This week at CBPP, we focused on health, Social Security and Medicare, state budgets and taxes, federal taxes, and the economy.

  • On health, Hannah Katch explained that Montana legislation continuing the state’s Medicaid expansion
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Medicaid Benefits Per Enrollee Much Lower in Puerto Rico Than in Any State

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April 19, 2019

This week at CBPP, we focused on health, housing, state budgets and taxes, and the economy.

  • On health, Hannah Katch, Tara Straw, Jessica Schubel, Matt Broaddus, and Shelby Gonzales reviewed the health proposals in the President’s
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Trump 2020 Budget Proposes Deep and Growing Cuts to Medicaid and ACA Marketplace Subsidies

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April 12, 2019

This week at CBPP, we focused on policies taking public benefits away for not meeting work requirements, health, federal taxes, state budgets and taxes, the federal budget, and the economy.

  • We highlighted a report that cites behavioral science showing why taking public

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Incomes Have Stagnated for Working Class But Risen for More Educated

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April 5, 2019

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

  • On health, Aviva Aron-Dine explained how President Trump’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) replacement would do
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House Budget Committee Proposal Would Avert Deep Cuts in Discretionary Programs

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March 29, 2019

This week at CBPP, we focused on health, the federal budget, federal taxes, and the economy.

  • On health, Hannah Katch explained how a Montana bill

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2017 Tax Law's Pass-Through Deduction Heavily Tilted Toward Wealthy

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March 15, 2019

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

  • On the federal budget, Robert Greenstein warned that President Trump’s fiscal 2020 budget proposal presents a
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President's 2020 Budget Would Cut Broad Set of Public Services

Trump 2020 Budget Roundup

March 14, 2019

Update, March 22: We’ve updated this post.

Here are the CBPP posts and papers to date on President Trump’s 2020 budget; we’ll update this list as we issue more analyses:

2020 Trump Budget: A Disturbing Vision. President Trump’s 2020 budget, released March 11,...

Cover of 2020 Budget Book

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March 8, 2019

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

  • On state budgets and taxes, Michael Leachman and Eric Figueroa highlighted that while K-12 funding is up in most states where
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States Provide Nearly Half of Public School Funding

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