Our View: The child poverty rate doubled because we let it

Portland Press Herald

“Research has shown that the child tax credit, every dollar we spend on it, generates an estimated $8 in benefits to society in the form of better health, more education and increased lifetime earnings for impacted children,” Josie Phillips of the Maine Center for Economic Policy told WGME back in May.

Click here to read the full story, first published September 15, 2023 in the Portland Press Herald.