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January 13, 2017

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

  • On federal taxes, Brandon DeBot, Chye-Ching Huang, and Chuck Marr reported
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With ACA Repeal, Top 400 Households Get Tax Cuts Worth More than Premium Tax Credits for 800,000 People in 20 States and D.C.

CBPP's State Policy Fellowship: A First-Person Account

January 12, 2017

Tazra Mitchell is a Policy Analyst with the Center’s Family Income Support team. Before joining CBPP, she worked in Raleigh at the North Carolina Budget & Tax Center as a part of the Center’s State Policy Fellowship — a program designed to expand the diversity...

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Ahead of Tonight’s Ryan Town Hall, Our “Better Way” Roundup

January 12, 2017

With CNN hosting a town hall tonight at which House Speaker Paul Ryan will discuss the House Republican “Better Way” agenda released last year, here are the reports and posts we’ve issued on those proposals.

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January 6, 2017

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

  • On the federal budget and taxes, we highlighted Robert Greenstein’s Washington Post op-ed, in which he describes the grave threats
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SNAP Caseloads Falling in Most States

Greenstein: “America’s concern for the poor is about to be tested”

January 3, 2017

With the 115th Congress convening today, CBPP President Robert Greenstein’s Washington Post op-ed explains that GOP leaders will likely pursue radical changes in core safety net programs this year and shrink other important programs for low- and moderate-income people.

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December 22, 2016

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, Social Security, poverty and inequality, and housing.

  • On health care, Jacob Leibenluft and Edwin Park explained that the Republican approach to repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would leave
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Most Savings From Repealing Affordable Care Act Coverage Expansions Go for Regressive Tax Cuts

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December 16, 2016

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

  • On health care, Matt Broaddus and Edwin Park highlighted the Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s historic
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Large Coverage Gains Under Affordable Care Act

Bernstein: Why Not Cutting Taxes Makes Sense

December 12, 2016

A recent Washington Post op-ed by CBPP Senior Fellow Jared Bernstein — “Hey, here’s a crazy idea: Let’s not cut taxes!” — lists several reasons why we should slow the large tax-cut train that President-elect Trump may attempt to roll through...

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December 9, 2016

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

  • On health care, Judith Solomon noted that the GOP’s plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without replacing it would leave the individual health insurance market
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Repealing Affordable Care Act (ACA) Would Double Number of Uninsured

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December 2, 2016

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

  • On health care, Edwin Park analyzed the health policies supported by President-elect Trump’s nominee for Health
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Medicaid Cuts Would Grow Over Time Under House Budget Committee Block Grant

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