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Pre-2005 Content Archive

Blog

In Case You Missed It...

This week at CBPP, we focused on the federal budget and taxes, housing, health, poverty and inequality, family income support, and the economy. On the federal budget and taxes, David Reich,...
Report

Using Asset Verification Systems to Streamline Medicaid Determinations

This paper explores the background of the AVS requirement, the vendors that administer the systems; and the typical AVS process. It discusses AVSs’ current limitations and highlights best practices for advocates to promote and state agencies to implement to improve the AVS process and streamline eligibility determinations. Finally, it recommends federal action to help AVS states streamline processing.
Blog

In Case You Missed It...

We are releasing ICYMI a day early this week, as the Center will be closed Friday to recognize the Juneteenth holiday. This week we focused on health, food assistance, state budgets and taxes, family...
Policy Basics

Policy Basics: Public Housing

Where Is Public Housing Located? The nation’s 958,000 public housing units are located in all 50 states and several territories, with 1 in 5 of them in rural areas. As of 2019, only 47 percent...
Blog

In Case You Missed It...

This week at CBPP, we focused on health, housing, food assistance, the economy, and poverty and inequality. On health, Gideon Lukens and Breanna Sharer explained how closing the Medicaid...
Blog

In Case You Missed It...

This week at CBPP, we focused on poverty and inequality, the economy, state budgets and taxes, federal taxes, Social Security, food assistance, and housing. On poverty and inequality,...
Blog

In Case You Missed It…

This week at CBPP, we focused on the federal budget, federal taxes, housing, and poverty and inequality. On the federal budget, we released a statement from CBPP President Sharon Parrott...
Blog

In Case You Missed It...

This week at CBPP, we focused on food assistance, health, federal taxes, state budgets and taxes, family income support, poverty and inequality, and the economy. On food assistance, Zoë...