We’re one step closer to seeing the biggest investment in people since the New Deal.
Moments ago, the House voted to pass the Build Back Better Act, which includes a one-year extension of the monthly Child Tax Credit payments, paid family leave, expansion of affordable healthcare coverage, and other policies that will give a historic boost to middle-class American families.
The significance of this proposal cannot be understated. House members who voted for this agenda will be heavily criticized by those who don’t support significant investments in American families. We need to speak up to show that we appreciate the lawmakers who voted yes and recognize their commitment to children and families.