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Everyone is talking about the Ways & Means Committee's urgently needed #PaidLeave proposal within the #BuildBackBetter A...
09/09/2021

Everyone is talking about the Ways & Means Committee's urgently needed #PaidLeave proposal within the #BuildBackBetter Act.

See what key stakeholders are saying about this critical investment ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/what-they-are-saying-ways-and-means-paid-leave-proposal-urgent-necessity

Everyone is talking about the Ways & Means Committee's urgently needed #PaidLeave proposal within the #BuildBackBetter Act.

See what key stakeholders are saying about this critical investment ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/what-they-are-saying-ways-and-means-paid-leave-proposal-urgent-necessity

🚨 MARKUP TOMORROW & FRIDAY 🚨Tune in tomorrow at 10am E.T. and Friday at 10am E.T. to watch Chairman Richard Neal lead th...
09/08/2021
Markup of the Build Back Better Act

🚨 MARKUP TOMORROW & FRIDAY 🚨

Tune in tomorrow at 10am E.T. and Friday at 10am E.T. to watch Chairman Richard Neal lead the first two days of the Ways & Means Committee markup of the “Build Back Better Act.”

Watch LIVE right here on our FB page!
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/legislation/markups/markup-build-back-better-act

Thursday, September 9, livestream: Friday, September 10, livestream: Markup of: • Subtitle A. Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Universal Paid Family and Medical Leave • Subtitle B. Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Retirement • Subtitle ...

📆 MARKUP ALERT 📆Mark your calendars! Chairman Congressman Richard Neal will kick off the Ways & Means Cmte markup of the...
09/07/2021

📆 MARKUP ALERT 📆

Mark your calendars! Chairman Congressman Richard Neal will kick off the Ways & Means Cmte markup of the “Build Back Better Act” this week ➡️ Thurs Sept 9 & Fri Sept 10 at 10am E.T.

Watch LIVE right here on our FB page!
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/legislation/markups/markup-build-back-better-act

Other Livestreams:
Sept 9:
twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1MnxnlwvmzoGO
youtu.be/Yu3RT9h-j3s

Sept 10:
twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1OdKrVDvoYXKX
youtu.be/ETux76uhQO0

📆 MARKUP ALERT 📆

Mark your calendars! Chairman Congressman Richard Neal will kick off the Ways & Means Cmte markup of the “Build Back Better Act” this week ➡️ Thurs Sept 9 & Fri Sept 10 at 10am E.T.

Watch LIVE right here on our FB page!
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/legislation/markups/markup-build-back-better-act

Other Livestreams:
Sept 9:
twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1MnxnlwvmzoGO
youtu.be/Yu3RT9h-j3s

Sept 10:
twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1OdKrVDvoYXKX
youtu.be/ETux76uhQO0

🚨NEWS 🚨Chairman Congressman Richard Neal just announced the Ways & Mean Committee's markup of the "Build Back Better Act...
09/07/2021

🚨NEWS 🚨

Chairman Congressman Richard Neal just announced the Ways & Mean Committee's markup of the "Build Back Better Act."

Read his full statement ⤵️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/chairman-neal-announces-markup-build-back-better-act

🚨NEWS 🚨

Chairman Congressman Richard Neal just announced the Ways & Mean Committee's markup of the "Build Back Better Act."

Read his full statement ⤵️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/chairman-neal-announces-markup-build-back-better-act

Even if you are lucky enough to find #ChildCare options, the cost is too much to bear and the #COVID19 pandemic has made...
09/07/2021
Finding day care was already a 'confusing and frustrating maze.' Coronavirus made it worse.

Even if you are lucky enough to find #ChildCare options, the cost is too much to bear and the #COVID19 pandemic has made matters even worse.

Access to quality & affordable child care is a must. #BuildingAnEconomyForFamiliesAct https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/education/2021/09/03/daycare-childcare-made-worse-by-covid-pandemic/8245923002/

Parents say the process of finding and signing up for child care, or the financial aid they need to afford it, has become more overwhelming than ever.

Today, Chairman Richard Neal marked #LaborDay and the tremendous work of American laborers and essential workers across ...
09/06/2021

Today, Chairman Richard Neal marked #LaborDay and the tremendous work of American laborers and essential workers across the nation, especially as we continue to fight the #COVID19 pandemic.

Read his full statement here ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-statement-labor-day

Today, Chairman Richard Neal marked #LaborDay and the tremendous work of American laborers and essential workers across the nation, especially as we continue to fight the #COVID19 pandemic.

Read his full statement here ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-statement-labor-day

As we celebrate #LaborDay, we must remember the hard work that our country is built on and continue to strive for a brig...
09/06/2021

As we celebrate #LaborDay, we must remember the hard work that our country is built on and continue to strive for a brighter future for all.

The Ways and Means Committee wishes you and your loved ones a safe and happy Labor Day.

As we celebrate #LaborDay, we must remember the hard work that our country is built on and continue to strive for a brighter future for all.

The Ways and Means Committee wishes you and your loved ones a safe and happy Labor Day.

09/05/2021

Still have questions about the #ChildTaxCredit and need to sign up to receive your advance payments?

Check this new sign up tool that helps low-income families claim their credit: GetCTC.org

It's clear: The expanded #ChildTaxCredit is helping millions of children rise and stay above the poverty line, with fami...
09/04/2021
Biden's child tax credit kept 3 million children out of poverty in just its first round of payments

It's clear:

The expanded #ChildTaxCredit is helping millions of children rise and stay above the poverty line, with families able to pay rent and buy food using the money.
https://www.businessinsider.com/child-tax-credit-expansion-reduce-child-poverty-rate-research-2021-8

If Biden's child allowance program gets extended, the US could see a 40% annual drop in child poverty, according to The Urban Institute.

Today, Chairman Congressman Richard Neal and Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone Jr. unveiled the "Nurs...
09/03/2021

Today, Chairman Congressman Richard Neal and Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone Jr. unveiled the "Nursing Home Improvement and Accountability Act" to update federal nursing home policy to improve quality of care & oversight.

Read full statement ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-and-pallone-unveil-comprehensive-bill-improve-nursing-homes

Today, Chairman Congressman Richard Neal and Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone Jr. unveiled the "Nursing Home Improvement and Accountability Act" to update federal nursing home policy to improve quality of care & oversight.

Read full statement ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-and-pallone-unveil-comprehensive-bill-improve-nursing-homes

“This dent in our economic recovery makes bold investments in our physical infrastructure and making the economy work fo...
09/03/2021

“This dent in our economic recovery makes bold investments in our physical infrastructure and making the economy work for every American even more necessary."

Read Chairman Congressman Richard Neal's full statement on the BLS's August 2021 jobs report here:
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-statement-august-2021-jobs-report

“This dent in our economic recovery makes bold investments in our physical infrastructure and making the economy work for every American even more necessary."

Read Chairman Congressman Richard Neal's full statement on the BLS's August 2021 jobs report here:
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-statement-august-2021-jobs-report

It's not just in Portsmouth: Plus Action Fund launched "Art For Action" last week to highlight the importance of paid fa...
09/01/2021
What is that chalk mural at Vaughan Mall in Portsmouth? A call for paid family leave

It's not just in Portsmouth: Plus Action Fund launched "Art For Action" last week to highlight the importance of paid family & medical leave, and unsurprisingly, people across the nation joined together to offer their support.

We are ready to deliver. #paidleave https://www.seacoastonline.com/story/news/local/2021/08/26/chalk-art-mural-vaughan-mall-portsmouth-nh-pushes-paid-leave/5572606001/

The event at Vaughan Mall featured a chalk art installation by artist Katie Runde.

Investing in American workers & families is essential to rebuild a stronger economy.That's why we fought to deliver the ...
09/01/2021
Even amidst uncertainty, parents receive some financial security

Investing in American workers & families is essential to rebuild a stronger economy.

That's why we fought to deliver the expanded #ChildTaxCredit advance payments which will help families meet their basic needs and work to cut poverty in half.
https://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/politics/568942-guaranteed-income-for-kids-has-arrived-in-america

The CTC found political will in a moment of a global crisis. Let’s make sure we learn some important lessons from COVID-19 and be better prepared for what comes next.

🚨 NEWS 🚨"In the depths of the COVID crisis, these earned benefits helped families stay afloat and ensured access to heal...
08/31/2021

🚨 NEWS 🚨

"In the depths of the COVID crisis, these earned benefits helped families stay afloat and ensured access to health care."

Read Chairman Congressman Richard Neal's full statement on the 2021 Social Security Trustees & 2021 Medicare Trustees Reports⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-statement-2021-medicare-and-social-security-trustees-reports

🚨 NEWS 🚨

"In the depths of the COVID crisis, these earned benefits helped families stay afloat and ensured access to health care."

Read Chairman Congressman Richard Neal's full statement on the 2021 Social Security Trustees & 2021 Medicare Trustees Reports⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-statement-2021-medicare-and-social-security-trustees-reports

Even before the pandemic, our nation's care economy needed more support. Our #BuildingAnEconomyForFamiliesAct works to p...
08/30/2021
Opinion | A care crisis uncovered by the coronavirus pandemic

Even before the pandemic, our nation's care economy needed more support.

Our #BuildingAnEconomyForFamiliesAct works to provide guaranteed access to affordable child care AND universal paid family & medical leave to families and workers who need support.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/letters-to-the-editor/a-care-crisis-uncovered-by-the-coronavirus-pandemic/2021/08/20/06f341e2-0071-11ec-87e0-7e07bd9ce270_story.html

A health-care worker prepares a syringe with the Moderna vaccine at a pop-up vaccination site in New York on Jan. 29. (Mike Segar/Reuters)August 20, 2021 at 6:53 p.m. EDTAugust 20, 2021 at 6:53 p.m. EDT0The Aug. 17 Politics & the Nation article “One obstacle to vaccination efforts: Lack of paid ti...

Today, Chairman Congressman Richard Neal applauded HHS's creation of the Office of Climate Change and Health Equity. Rea...
08/30/2021

Today, Chairman Congressman Richard Neal applauded HHS's creation of the Office of Climate Change and Health Equity.

Read his full statement here ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-applauds-new-office-climate-change-and-health-equity-hhs

Today, Chairman Congressman Richard Neal applauded HHS's creation of the Office of Climate Change and Health Equity.

Read his full statement here ⬇️
https://waysandmeans.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/neal-applauds-new-office-climate-change-and-health-equity-hhs

Thanks to CMS' recent expansion of funding for Navigator organizations, more Americans will be able to get the help they...
08/27/2021
Biden-Harris Administration Quadruples the Number of Health Care Navigators Ahead of HealthCare.gov Open Enrollment Period

Thanks to CMS' recent expansion of funding for Navigator organizations, more Americans will be able to get the help they need to find & enroll in affordable health coverage.

Learn more ⬇️
https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2021/08/27/biden-harris-administration-quadruples-number-health-care-navigators-ahead-healthcare-open-enrollment-period.html

The Biden-Harris Administration is expanding the number of Navigator organizations to help people enroll in coverage through the Marketplace, Medicaid

Throughout COVID, health workers have tirelessly cared for patients, but the system is stretched to its breaking point. ...
08/27/2021
States gripped by Delta variant face case surge with fewer health workers

Throughout COVID, health workers have tirelessly cared for patients, but the system is stretched to its breaking point.

Our "Pathways to Health Careers Act" #HPOG bill provides federal funds to localities to help fill health workforce shortages.
https://www.politico.com/news/2021/08/23/health-worker-crunch-delta-variant-506484

The alarming spread of new cases is draining the pool of available health workers in ways not seen since the pandemic’s winter peak.

Today is Women's Equality Day!The Ways & Means committee is committed to providing historic paid leave and child care su...
08/26/2021

Today is Women's Equality Day!

The Ways & Means committee is committed to providing historic paid leave and child care support that will allow more women to fully participate in the workforce.

Today is Women's Equality Day!

The Ways & Means committee is committed to providing historic paid leave and child care support that will allow more women to fully participate in the workforce.

The Building an Economy for Families Act includes:✅ Universal paid family and medical leave✅ Access to affordable, high ...
08/25/2021

The Building an Economy for Families Act includes:
✅ Universal paid family and medical leave
✅ Access to affordable, high quality child care
✅ A Worker Information Network for unemployment, paid leave, & child care assistance

The Building an Economy for Families Act includes:
✅ Universal paid family and medical leave
✅ Access to affordable, high quality child care
✅ A Worker Information Network for unemployment, paid leave, & child care assistance

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