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This week at CBPP, we focused on the federal budget, housing, income security, food assistance, and health.

Chart of the Week — House Republican Plan Threatens TANF for 1 Million Kids; Losing It Would Push Over Half of Them Into, or Further Into, Deep Poverty

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

Grocery taxes face the chopping block in South Dakota
Center for Public Integrity
May 26, 2023

Why the GOP Wants to Rob Gen Z to Pay the Boomers
The Atlantic
May 25, 2023

GOP Demands for New Medicaid Rules ‘Do Nothing’ for the Debt, Progressives Say
May 25, 2023

U.S. debt default could hit Social Security payments first
Washington Post
May 24, 2023

Millions may soon lose Medicaid coverage
May 24, 2023

GOP pushes food assistance work rules for debt deal. What happened when Kansas passed its own?
Kansas City Star
May 24, 2023

Inside the Florida group pushing to slash food stamp rolls nationwide
NBC News
May 24, 2023

Biden, McCarthy will attempt to salvage debt limit deal
Roll Call
May 22, 2023

GOP's desired work requirements for federal aid would kick roughly 21M from anti-poverty programs
Idaho Capital Sun
May 22, 2023

Opinion | The poor are being held hostage in the debt ceiling standoff
Washington Post
May 21, 2023

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