Senators urge Biden to act
Five Senators, Michael Bennett ColoradoSherrod Brown ohioCorey Booker new jerseyRaphael Warnock of Georgiaand Ron Wyden Oregonwrote a letter to President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris in January, urging them to extend the credit, CNN informed of.
“The expanded CTC is a signature domestic policy achievement of this administration and has been a tremendous success,” the senators wrote.
“The consequences of failing to extend the CTC extension are dire, especially as families face another wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
“After historical progress, it is unacceptable to return to the status quo in which children are America’s poorest residents and child poverty costs our country more than $1 trillion per year,” he said.