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

Chart of the Week — 11 States Have Adopted Child Tax Credits

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

Young or old, the coming shortfall in Social Security should worry you 
Washington Post
April 7, 2023

From tiny homes to legal homeless camps: cities struggle to find homelessness solutions
April 6, 2023

The Republican Plan to Cut the Deficit on the Backs of Struggling Americans
New Republic
April 6, 2023

The U.S. Built a European-Style Welfare State. It’s Largely Over.
New York Times
April 6, 2023

For uninsured older adults, waiting to turn 65 can be a matter of life or death
Alabama Reflector
April 4, 2023

Column: Social Security is perfectly healthy, but there’s one easy way to improve it
Los Angeles Times
April 3, 2023

Anti-hunger groups called on to help as more than 700K lose extra FoodShare benefits
Wisconsin Public Radio
April 3, 2023

As pandemic benefits wind down, a reckoning for households and economy
Washington Post
April 2, 2023

Economists expect a recession this year. Are states' unemployment systems ready?
USA Today
April 2, 2023

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