child tax credit

A proposal from Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.) would upgrade the Earned Income Tax Credit. The odds against it remain high.
The American Family Act would dramatically improve family life. Are Democrats selling it short?
"We singles live empty lives of quiet desperation and will die alone," she wrote.
Sen. Marco Rubio apparently got something for his vote, while Sen. Bob Corker just said yes.
… They have become great and rich; they have grown fat and sleek ... they judge not with justice the cause of the fatherless
Republican legislators are intentionally deceiving Americans about who foots the bill as they cut taxes for the rich.
Think more money at the top of the income scale means more at the bottom? It doesn't.
Children can be expensive, but these tax breaks can take some of the sting out of the costs of child-rearing.
Her approach is very different from what Donald Trump has in mind.
Why is care commanding more attention now? Even if a family can afford a full-time caregiver (mother or father) at home, volatility in the labor market can keep both parents on the job as a second line of defense.
As parents and as policymakers, we cannot afford to let poverty determine the future of another generation of children. It is critical for policy to address this problem, and the Young Child Tax Credit is an important step in the right direction.
State Fact Sheets: The Earned Income and Child Tax Credits Individuals who work in America must pay taxes on their income