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This week at CBPP, we focused on federal taxes, housing, health, Social Security, and the economy.

Chart of the Week – Renters’ Incomes Haven’t Caught Up to Rising Housing Costs

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

A new expanded child tax credit would include families who need it most
All Things Considered
February 1, 2024

Housing crisis comes to Capitol Hill
Route Fifty
February 1, 2024

Calculate how much you would get from the expanded child tax credit 
Washington Post 
February 1, 2024

Thousands of Minnesota women, infants could lose access to WIC due to stagnant funding
Star Tribune
February 1, 2024

House passes bipartisan tax bill that expands child tax credit 
January 31, 2024

Visualizing Who Would Benefit From the Child Tax Credit Expansion 
New York Times 
January 30, 2024

Child tax credit expansion would help an entire generation of children, CHOP CEO says 
The Philadelphia Inquirer 
January 30, 2024

Tax-Cut Loving Republicans Grumble at $78 Billion in Bipartisan Tax Cuts
Wall Street Journal
January 30, 2024

Moms and babies in Ohio rely on $40 a month for food. Thousands are at risk of losing it
Cincinnati Enquirer
January 30, 2024

Mainers are waiting years for federal housing aid, then losing it
Bangor Daily News
January 29, 2024

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