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

Chart of the Week — Half of Adults With Children in Households With Not Enough to Eat Have Symptoms of Anxiety or Depression Nearly Every Day

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

The Pandemic Tested Our Social Safety Net. It Failed.
The Nation
February 26, 2021

Not All COVID-19 Aid Is Spent. But Schools, Cities And States Say They Need More
NPR
February 24, 2021

HUD urges Congress to pass Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus to help struggling homeowners
Insider
February 26, 2021

Democrats’ relief bill would expand earned income tax credit
Marketplace
February 23, 2021

Reading Between the Lines: A Conversation With Janet Yellen
New York Times
February 23, 2021

The college wealth premium is shrinking for younger Americans
CBS News
February 22, 2021

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