House Budget Forces Deeper Cuts to Child Tax Credit, Child Care, and Child Welfare
Megan Curran (Former Staff)Children of Immigrants Federal Budget Poverty & Family Economics Tax Policy
The House federal fiscal year 2013 budget resolutions requires congressional committees with jurisdiction over critical investments in children to make deep budget cuts. The House Ways and Means Committee passed the required budget “reconciliation” legislation in late April. This fact sheet, part of a series on the House budget, summarizes the resulting harm to investment in children’s economic security and safety.