Biden introduces family aid plan - but would it help the families who need it the most'

Published Apr 29 2021 at 9:00 PM GMT
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  • President Joe Biden on Wednesday unveiled the American Families Plan, a $1.8 trillion package that includes a paid leave program, education spending, and an increase to the child tax credit.
  • Although members of both parties have previously introduced plans to expand the child tax credit, proposals have varied on the amount of the credit and the means of distribution.
  • Some proposals have included a work requirement for families.
  • Biden advocated for his plan before a joint session of Congress on Wednesday evening.



  • Published Apr 29, 2021 9:00 PM GMT