Author: Elisa Minoff and Ellie Kaverman, opinion contributors

Failure to extend Child Tax Credit in reconciliation leaves millions of families on their own

Congress’s passage of a reconciliation bill this week marks a tremendous missed opportunity to support families with children and continue one of the most effective programs of the pandemic: the expanded Child Tax Credit (CTC). Last year, U.S. families experienced what it was like to live in a society that actively demonstrates its commitment to…