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

Chart of the Week — Employment Gains in Expansion Wiped Out by COVID-19


A variety of news outlets featured CBPP’s work and experts this past week. Here are some of the highlights:

Community health looks ahead to big financial hole to fill next year
Georgia Health News
August 28, 2020

Much More Than Checks: How Social Security Depends on the Mail
New York Times
August 27, 2020

White House Draws Doubt With Claim of $75 Billion for Poor Areas
August 26, 2020

Black Workers Are More Likely to Be Unemployed but Less Likely to Get Unemployment Benefits
August 24, 2020

Debt, eviction and hunger: Millions fall back into crisis as stimulus and safety nets vanish
Washington Post
August 23, 2020

The Corner That State Universities Have Backed Themselves Into
The Atlantic
August 23, 2020

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