Senate Dems urge Biden to get beefed-up child tax credit into spending deal

Senate Dems urge Biden to get beefed-up child tax credit into spending deal

This post was originally published on this siteA group of Senate Democrats is urging President Biden to get a beefed-up child tax credit included as part of any agreement on a sweeping climate and social spending bill.Democratic Sens. Michael Bennet (Colo.), Sherrod Brown (Ohio), Cory…

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Families are in distress after the first month without the expanded child tax credit

Families are in distress after the first month without the expanded child tax credit

This post was originally published on this site January is the first month since July 2021 that more than 36 million families in the U.S. did not receive money from the expanded child tax credit program. For some, the consequences are already dire. (Image credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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More than 30 million families to lose child tax credit checks starting this weekend

More than 30 million families to lose child tax credit checks starting this weekend

This post was originally published on this siteMillions of families this weekend will stop receiving monthly child tax payments for the first time in months after Congress failed to pass an extension of the expanded credit.As lawmakers struggle to revive talks to renew the expansion, more than…

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Monthly child tax credit payments have stopped. Will they be back?

Monthly child tax credit payments have stopped. Will they be back?

This post was originally published on this site  Michelle Budge, Deseret News Experts believe the future of the expanded child tax credit is hard to predict The monthly child tax credit payments millions of American parents may have gotten used to over the past six months won’t be landing in...

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Manchin privately raised concerns that parents would use child tax credit checks on drugs

Manchin privately raised concerns that parents would use child tax credit checks on drugs

This post was originally published on this siteThe expanded child tax credits is a key piece of the Build Back Better legislation, which Manchin said Sunday he opposes.

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December’s child tax credit payment will be the last one unless Congress acts

December’s child tax credit payment will be the last one unless Congress acts

This post was originally published on this siteParents are set to get their last monthly infusion of the expanded child tax credit starting Wednesday — unless Congress acts to extend it for another year.

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Senate Democrats Aim To Protect Child Tax Credit In Case Of 2022 GOP Takeover

Senate Democrats Aim To Protect Child Tax Credit In Case Of 2022 GOP Takeover

This post was originally published on this site To the dismay of a large swath of Senate Democrats, they may only manage to extend the enhanced child tax credit another year in the reconciliation bill. Many are still fighting that possibility in favor of a longer run. Meanwhile, quietly, they’re...

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Manchin wants to add a work requirement to child tax credit. Here’s what that would do

Manchin wants to add a work requirement to child tax credit. Here’s what that would do

This post was originally published on this siteMillions of children are set to be lifted out of poverty this year because the Democrats temporarily beefed up the child tax credit in the last coronavirus relief package.

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Biden Holds Office Hours As Manchin Takes Axe To Reconciliation Bill

Biden Holds Office Hours As Manchin Takes Axe To Reconciliation Bill

This post was originally published on this site President Joe Biden is calling in factions of primarily House members to the White House today. The progressives are at 2:00 p.m., followed by the moderates a couple hours later. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) will reportedly have a one-on-one earlier on Tuesday. Biden will...

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