american rescue plan

The American Rescue Plan lifted 4 million children out of poverty. This legislation didn’t simply make life a little easier for some Americans. It saved lives.
The White House really, really wants you to know they’re helping cities hire police officers.
The Century Foundation has released a potentially telling estimate of how the American Rescue Plan and its predecessors helped working families.
State leaders in both parties are using federal cash to burnish their public standing.
California, New York and Texas are running out of money, while other states like Montana and North Dakota have barely touched their rental assistance funds.
“America is getting back to work.” President Joe Biden touted his economic agenda as the reason the U.S. added 531,000 jobs.
“Don't you think, if we're going to help the children, that the people should make some effort?” the West Virginia senator said on CNN.
Some Republican governors have been touting the funds in the American Rescue Plan and the benefits for their states, even though they criticized the legislation.
Meanwhile, Democrats are celebrating their new policy and vowing to make it permanent.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer pushed back against criticism of the online tool that some families must use to sign up for the new benefit.