Not enough attention has been paid to how powerful dark money interests mobilized to pressure Manchin and Sinema to maintain the filibuster—and, in turn, to maintain the power of those wealthy special interests at the expense of voters.
Jason is a dad from Cincinnati. He knows first-hand how the Child Tax Credit makes a better life possible for his family.
Learn more about what’s at stake for families as the monthly child tax credit payment ends, in a new blog from our own @willpetrik: policymattersohio.org/blog/2022/01/2…
I talked with two parents, Jason Carter and Sophia Whitehouse, to learn more about what the loss of the monthly child tax credit payment will mean for their families.
Learn more about about what’s at stake for families.
I was invited to give an MLK speech today and a small number of members of the group hosting me wrote and then leaked emails opposing my giving this speech, as it dishonored Dr. King for me to do so. They called me a "discredited activist" "unworthy of such association with King"
“I think the tragedy is that we have a Congress with a Senate that has a minority of misguided senators who will use the filibuster to keep the majority of people from even voting.” —Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1963
Giving themselves just 7 days to deliver #FairMaps, the Commission will convene this Tuesday.
No word on public hearings so we can - again - demand state legislative districts that keep our communities together, empower communities of color, and reflect how we vote tho 😤 twitter.com/AndrewJTobias/…
The @nytimes just announced they will honor Juneteenth, Veterans Day, and Indigenous Peoples' Day for non-union employees only.
This is a new low in union busting designed to scare our @NYTGuildTech colleagues before they vote in their election.
We will fight it, and we'll win.
Please share this quote from my father through #MLKDay2022:
“I think the tragedy is that we have a Congress with a Senate that has a minority of misguided senators who will use the filibuster to keep the majority of people from even voting.”
This is a beautiful story about what the child tax credit has meant for one family.
What have the monthly child tax credit payments meant for your family?
Share your story here - bit.ly/3tdFPUFtwitter.com/RepAuchincloss…
Today, millions of parents who use the #ChildTaxCredit to pay for food, rent, and bills discovered the support they need is gone. It’s unacceptable.
The Senate MUST restore the Child Tax Credit by passing the Build Back Better Act.
“I try to keep a smile on for my kids & just to let them know everything is OK… But I’ve been having panic attacks thinking about next month.” –Veronica, mom of 3
Unless Congress acts, parents like Veronica are facing an unsure future. #ChildTaxCreditcbpp.org/blog/with-mont…
No child should have to go to bed hungry and no parent should have to worry about keeping a roof over their head. All families deserve stability, security and dignity.
We have the resources to do it, now we need the political will. #ChildTaxCredit#DignityForAlltwitter.com/PolicyMattersO…
There's so much at stake for families right now. We have the resources to provide security for all families, but we need the political will.
The Senate must deliver for families. They must pass Build Back Better and include the expanded #ChildTaxCredittwitter.com/Caitlin_Cleve/…
Today parents & caretakers will *not* be getting a monthly #ChildTaxCredit payment because Congress hasn’t passed #BuildBackBetter. This means meals skipped, rent left unpaid, and children going without necessities. What choice will lawmakers make? We need #CTC expansions now.