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

Chart of the Week — Majority of Low-Income Renters With Severe Cost Burdens Are People of Color

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

Why You (Probably) Won’t Get Audited by the IRS This Year
NBC News
May 12, 2021

Struggling Renters Need More Federal Aid
American Prospect
May 12, 2021

CBPP Joins Others In Backing Ways To Close Medicaid Expansion Gap
Inside Health Policy
May 11, 2021

Democrats press forward on paid medical leave, but there are plenty of obstacles
Washington Post
May 10, 2021

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