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

Chart of the Week – Over 1 in 3 Households Experience Income Volatility

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

Credit card debt plagues renters as eviction moratorium expires
Bankrate
September 3, 2021

Higher taxes may be on the way for wealthy Americans after House vote
Yahoo Money
September 1, 2021

The earliest child tax credit payments meant 3.3 million households with kids had enough to eat
CNBC
September 1, 2021

Biden’s child allowance helped feed 2 million kids in its first month
Insider
August 30, 2021

How Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments Are Impacting Americans’ Finances
Forbes
August 30, 2021

Is This the End of Welfare as We Know It?
The Atlantic
August 27, 2021

A Birthday that Calls for a Funeral
Newsweek
August 24, 2021

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