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

Chart of the Week — Infrastructure and Middle Class Tax Cuts Stimulate Economy Better Than Providing More Cash for Corporations

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

HUD announces $5 billion in grants to fight homelessness
April 9, 2021

Opinion: What’s more important than slashing child poverty?
Washington Post
April 7, 2021

What the American Rescue Plan Means for Child Poverty in Rural America
Daily Yonder
April 6, 2021

The Biden administration ramps up their effort to address hunger in America, relieving a burden on millions of Americans
Business Insider
April 3, 2021

How Chicago’s affordable housing system perpetuates city’s long history of segregation
NBC News
April 3, 2021

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