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On the second anniversary of the American Rescue Plan, Americans share how the legislation has affected their lives and communities.
Mar 6, 2023
A single mother from West Virginia used her monthly child tax credit to keep food on the table and her car running.
A single father from Maine experienced economic relief from the monthly child tax credit.
A Republican default on the national debt would exacerbate inflation, increase costs, and put Americans’ benefits at risk.
Oct 21, 2022
Colin Seeberger, Will Ragland
Melissa Boteach asks Gov. Romney 10 questions on taxes, spending, and jobs that would help clarify his positions on important issues for Americans aiming to join the middle class.
Aug 9, 2012
House Speaker John Boehner should take a close look at how his debt limit deal would hurt his own district by cutting much needed programs for low-income families, write Melissa Boteach and Jessica Liu.
Jul 28, 2011
Melissa Boteach, Jessica Liu
Melissa Boteach shows how the House GOP budget cuts hit our neediest Americans the hardest.
Mar 1, 2011
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