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This week at CBPP, we focused on poverty and inequality, state budgets and taxes, the federal budget, and the economy.

Chart of the Week — Economic Security Programs Increasingly Effective at Reducing Child Poverty, But Disparities Persist

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

How the Senate Democrats' surprise spending plan could impact your taxes
CBS News
July 28, 2022

States With Abortion Bans Are Among Least Supportive for Mothers and Children
The New York Times
July 28, 2022

Congress, this is your last chance to close the Medicaid coverage gap
The Washington Post
July 26, 2022

Democrats could pass a huge achievement — if they rally behind this measure
The Washington Post
July 26, 2022

Dobbs heightens the moral imperative to close Medicaid coverage gaps
The Hill
July 24, 2022

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