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Recently at CBPP, we were excited to announce that Samantha Tweedy, Chief Executive Officer of the Black Economic Alliance, has joined our board of directors. We also focused on the federal budget, federal taxes, income security, state budgets and taxes, health, and the economy.

Chart of the Week – States Withheld $1.1 Billion in Child Support as Cost Recovery in 2022

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

Chief tax writers working to broaden appeal of tentative accord
Roll Call
January 11, 2024

Opinion | Republicans resist food aid to children
Washington Post
January 11, 2024

Tax deal could get new life under top-line spending agreement
The Hill
January 11, 2024

Millions of US women, children risk hunger without more aid funding, White House says
January 11, 2024

Congress nears deal on expanded child tax credit
Washington Post
January 10, 2024

WIC Food Assistance for Mothers and Children Faces Funding Shortfall
New York Times
January 10, 2024

Budget fight threatens poor families with cuts to housing aid, evictions
Washington Post
January 10, 2024

Will babies pay if Congress can't agree on spending plan that includes WIC?
January 10, 2024

Pitfalls and progress in Ohio’s Medicaid program
January 9, 2024

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