The Joe Biden administration gets the most credit from voters for the monthly child benefit payments that have been going out since July, according to a new survey from HuffPost and Fighting Chance for Families, a project from Data for Progress and Groundwork Collaborative.
Rep. DeLauro: "If we want this economic growth permanent, then the expanded credit must be permanent, too."
Lindsay Owens, an economist and the executive director of the Groundwork Collaborative, an organization that advocates for progressive economic policies. “The CTC is certainly not a panacea...but cash benefits are really powerful.”
Rep. Ritchie Torres joined Fighting Chance for Families and advocates yesterday in NYC calling on Congress to make the expanded Child Tax Credit permanent
The IRS will start disbursing the expanded Child Tax Credit in the form of monthly payments on July 15, which will translate into approximately $250 to $300 for parents, but only through 2021. Now, several Democrats and experts are pushing to make the expansion permanent.
An extension of the Child Tax Credit means more money going into the Nevada economy, more money to small businesses, who have been hit extremely hard by the pandemic, more money to keep our state moving forward and hopefully get our heads back above water.
As Congress decides how to slim down a $3.5 trillion social-safety-net bill, Rosa DeLauro is working to ensure that an historic child tax credit makes the cut.
Parents across the country who received child tax credit payments say the funds had an immediate, life-changing impact on their families.
Here are five reasons why adding a work requirement to the CTC is not only unnecessary, but may even risk undermining Sen. Manchin’s own stated goals.
Key details of the expanded child tax credit (CTC) may change in the coming weeks as Congressional Democrats continue to debate their 2022 budget proposal, including whether or not the lowest income families will receive it.
Today, Fighting Chance for Families released a new poll of likely voters, finding that a majority of Americans support the expanded the Child Tax Credit.
Today, Fighting Chance for Families spokeswoman McKenzie Wilson released the following statement in response to the latest jobs report showing slower than expected job growth as Delta continues to rage across the country.
Today, the White House, the U.S. Treasury Department, and the nonprofit Code for America announced the launch of a new Child Tax Credit sign-up tool.
This week the fight to make the President’s expanded Child Tax Credit permanent took center stage in infrastructure negotiations — and is more important to secure than ever.
As millions of American families received the second monthly payment of the expanded Child Tax Credit, Andrew Trunksy of the conservative paper the Daily Caller writes that “Republicans in Congress remained oddly quiet.”
Today, Fighting Chance for Families spokeswoman Marcela Mulholland joined Rep. Ritchie Torres (NY-15) in New York City to call on Democratic leadership to make the expanded Child Tax Credit permanent.