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

Chart of the Week — Families With Low Incomes Receive Smaller Child Tax Credit Than Families With Higher Incomes

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

Mainers urge Congress to expand Child Tax Credit during lame duck session
Maine Beacon
November 18, 2022

The child tax credit should be on both parties’ lame-duck agenda
The Washington Post
November 17, 2022

Families with unpredictable work hours are less likely to get the food stamps they need
USA Today
November 17, 2022

Puerto Rico stares down Medicaid fiscal cliff
National Journal
November 16, 2022

Democrats have to head off another debt ceiling standoff while they still can
November 16, 2022

Wyo. could see fiscal gains from Medicaid expansion
Wyoming Tribune-Eagle
November 16, 2022

Groups urge continued expansion of Child Tax Credit, Earned Income Tax Credit
Alabama Political Reporter
November 16, 2022

Deadline looms to use easy filing tools to sign up for missing $1,400 stimulus checks, child tax credit payments
November 15, 2022

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