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March 1, 2019

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

  • On the federal budget, Sharon Parrott, Richard Kogan, and Roderick Taylor highlighted

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Non-Defense Discretionary Funding Will Fall After 2019 Without a New Budget Deal

6 Ways the 2017 Tax Law Hurts Low- and Moderate-Income Households

February 28, 2019

The 2017 tax law is fundamentally flawed and largely left behind low- and moderate-income Americans, CBPP’s Chye-Ching Huang told the House Budget Committee yesterday. As she explained, the law doesn’t address the economic challenges that low- and moderate-income...

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February 22, 2019

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

  • On state budgets and taxes, Jennifer Sullivan
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State and Local Budget Decisions Affect Health Outcomes

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February 15, 2019

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

  • On health, Aviva Aron-Dine clarified that a recent Congressional Budget Office report confirms that the Trump Administration’s short-term health plans rule means a return to pre

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Medicaid Expansion Enrollees Report Coverage Helps Them Work and Look for Work

Roundup: Administration Efforts to Sabotage the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

February 13, 2019

Ahead of today’s House subcommittee hearing on bills to “reverse ACA sabotage and ensure pre-existing conditions protections,” here are our recent pieces on some of the major issues involved.

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February 8, 2019

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

  • On food assistance, Javier Balmaceda cautioned that without immediate federal action, 1.4 million Puerto Rican residents

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Health Care Spending Growth Has Slowed Since 2010

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February 1, 2019

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

  • On the federal budget, Richard Kogan and Paul N. Van de Water explained why automatic continuing resolutions are not a
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“Moving to Work” Housing Agencies Aren’t More Effective Than Others at Enabling Families to Move to Lower-Poverty Neighborhoods

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January 25, 2019

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

  • On food assistance, Dottie Rosenbaum

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Who Are the Remaining Uninsured?

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January 18, 2019

This week at CBPP, we focused on poverty and inequality as well as federal tax, health, and the economy.

  • On poverty and inequality, Robert Greenstein urged people to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. by re-doubling efforts to achieve racial justice.
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Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit Have Powerful Anti-Poverty Impact

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January 11, 2019

For the first weeks of 2019 at CBPP, we focused on the government shutdown, health, housing, federal taxes, and the economy.

  • Robert Greenstein released a statement urging policymakers to end the partial government shutdown as its

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Most People Estimated to Lose Medicaid Coverage Under Work Requirements Are Working or Should Be Exempt

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