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House Gearing Up To Vote On Child Tax Credit Bill

U.S. Capitol

Jimmy Williams The Republican-led House is gearing up for a vote this week on a $78 billion bipartisan bill that would expand the child tax credit and introduce a series of tax breaks for businesses. Having received approval from the Ways and Means Committee with a resounding 40-3 vote, the …

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Lawmakers Reach Deal to Expand Child Tax Credit—In Exchange for Corporate Tax Cuts

Sen. Ron Wyden

Jake Johnson, Common Dreams A bipartisan pair of congressional negotiators announced a compromise deal Tuesday that would modestly expand the child tax credit for three years—potentially benefiting millions of kids in low-income families—in exchange for reviving Trump-era corporate tax cuts favored by Republican lawmakers. The $80 billion tax framework unveiled …

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Biden Launches Plan To End Hunger By 2030


The Biden administration outlined a national strategy Tuesday of executive actions and legislative priorities it says will combat hunger and address diet-related conditions such as heart disease, diabetes and various cancers that plague millions of Americans. The strategy arrives the day before President Joe Biden is scheduled to address the White …

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