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This week at CBPP, we focused on state budgets and taxes, housing, family income support, and the economy.

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

Nearly 4 million children fall into poverty as expanded Child Tax Credit Ends
Yahoo News
February 18, 2022

The Year of the Tax Cut
The American Prospect
February 17, 2022

Low-Income Families Risk Losing Thousands of Dollars if They Don’t File Tax Return
Daily Yonder
February 15, 2022

The Child Tax Credit Proved Unrestricted Cash Keeps Families Out of Poverty. Without It, Low-Income Families Are Struggling
Ms. Magazine
February 14, 2022

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