Fact Sheets

Income Support in the President’s 2017 Budget

Poverty & Family Economics
Tax Policy

Income Support in the President’s 2017 Budget_Page_1On February 9th, President Obama presented his final budget request for fiscal year 2017 (FY17) to Congress, outlining his spending priorities for the coming year. As in years past, the president’s 2017 budget has chosen to make kids a priority.

This fact sheet examines policy proposals in the budget that impact the economic security of families with children. These investments include:

  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Social Services Block Grant
  • Family and medical paid leave
  • Family tax credits

Download our entire Children in the President’s budget series.


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