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This week at CBPP, we focused on state budgets and taxes, federal taxes, health, family income support, food assistance, and the economy.

Chart of the Week — Households With Lower Incomes Far Less Likely to Have Retirement Accounts

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

Congressional inaction led to spike in child poverty
Philadelphia Tribune
April 26, 2022

Why Double Digit Rent Hikes Are Here to Stay
April 25, 2022

4 ways Americans will get hammered with benefit cuts once COVID-19 is no longer deemed an official public health emergency
April 25, 2022

Tax cuts’ drain on revenues would stifle Oklahoma’s economic growth
The Oklahoman
April 24, 2022

Piden que estados creen y amplíen créditos tributarios por hijos para reducir pobreza y ayudar a familias con lo básico
El Diario
April 23, 2022

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