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CBPP’s main focus this week was enactment of the American Rescue Plan Act. We released an overview of several key parts of the Act as well as reports covering specific policy areas:

We also released pieces on several other topics:


Chart of the Week — How the American Rescue Plan Helps People

How The American Rescue Plan Helps People (HQ)

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

A Break for Working Families
New York Times
March 12, 2021

Provisions in the stimulus bill will help the 14% who don't have enough to eat
March 11, 2021

Joe Biden just launched the second war on poverty
March 10, 2021

31 billion coronavirus solutions
Indian Country Today
March 10, 2021

Plan de estímulo eleva hasta $3,600 el crédito tributario por hijo: te explicamos cómo puede ayudarte este año
March 9, 2021

COVID bill to deliver big health insurance savings for many
Associated Press
March 8, 2021

‘This is a significant amount of money’: COVID-19 relief bill would send nearly $170 billion to schools
March 8, 2021

Biden stimulus showers money on Americans, sharply cutting poverty and favoring individuals over businesses
Washington Post
March 6, 2021

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