The checks unanimously slammed by the GOP helped reduce financial instability by 45 percent, a new report finds.
“There is not a scarcity of resources,” says Barber. “What there is is a scarcity of social justice conscience.”
More and more municipalities are showing interest in reimagining how to ensure economic stability for their residents.
Now is the time to raise wages, ensure vaccine equity and lift from the bottom so that all of society can rise.
Need is growing in places of plenty.
Top Democrats are pushing to codify measures like the expanded Child Tax Credit that reports show will reduce poverty.
Provisions like the expanded child tax credit and $1,400 relief checks will help the most, says the Urban Institute.
Further, the CBO often culls negative effect studies to critique a $15 minimum wage, stoking resistance to an increase.
At the heart of today’s housing crisis is a capitalist economy built on shadowy finances and esoteric debt.
The fight to end the criminalization of poverty and the targeting of Black communities still has a long way to go.