Child Poverty

10 new books we recommend this week

THE CAUSE: The American Revolution and its discontents, 1773-1783, by Joseph J. Ellis. (Liveright, $ 30.) In his latest book, Ellis demonstrates that the United States did not come together automatically as a country, but required hard work on the part of the founders against the forces of localism and …

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Child Tax Credits: Do They Work?

This expansion has helped children in minority and rural communities raise the funds they need, even before the pandemic, according to think tanks. Columbus, Ohio – Analysis from an Ohio-based think tank shows that expanding child tax credits has brought families who were already struggling before the pandemic began, but …

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