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We asked @PressSec to break down key parts of the President's plans to invest in caregiving. Learn more about President Biden’s plans for the care economy and more tonight at his televised town hall on CNN at 8PM.
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The President's Rescue Plan is delivering the biggest reduction in child poverty in history. The Build Back Better Agenda builds on that progress — it will deliver one of the largest middle class tax cuts ever, cutting taxes for 50M+ families.
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Tune in for a briefing with Principal Deputy Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre. nitter.fdn.fr/i/broadcasts/1jM…
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The U.S. has delivered more than 200 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to over 100 countries — more doses than any other country in the world. We know that this pandemic will not end anywhere unless it's defeated everywhere, and we will not stop until we get the job done.
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Happening Now: President Biden and Vice President Harris deliver remarks at the 10th Anniversary celebration of the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. nitter.fdn.fr/i/broadcasts/1Pl…
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If you look at the world’s advanced economies, those countries invest an average of $14,000 per year for a toddler’s child care. America invests about $500 per year — less than 4% of what our competitors invest. Here’s what that does to our economy:
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30 years ago, the U.S. ranked 7th among advanced economies in the share of women working. Now, we rank 23rd and are losing out on more than $500B of additional economic activity per year. The Build Back Better Agenda will cut child care costs and help parents get back to work.
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The President's Build Back Better Agenda will ensure that no middle class family will pay more than 7% of their income on child care for young children. This is about more than giving working families a break. It’s about positioning our country to compete for the long haul.
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The Build Back Better Agenda also extends the American Rescue Plan's Child Tax Credit expansion — providing a monthly check of $250 or $300 for every child. That money is already a life-changer for so many working families. We need to keep it going.
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Right now, the U.S. ranks 35 out of 37 major economies in public investment in child care. It has to change. President Biden’s Build Back Better Agenda will cut the cost of child care in half for most American families.
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Happening Now: President Biden delivers remarks on his Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal and Build Back Better Agenda. nitter.fdn.fr/i/broadcasts/1Od…
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The Build Back Better Agenda makes the largest investment in climate and clean energy in history. The plan will: -Lower carbon emissions -Reduce electric bills -Grow the economy -Deliver good-paying, union jobs And more.
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This week at the White House, we celebrated the incredible achievements, sacrifices, and talents of teachers from across the country. To the 2020 and 2021 Teachers of the Year – and to all teachers: thank you for everything you do.
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From curbing emissions and protecting public health to spurring economic growth – combatting climate change is central to every mission across the United States government. Read more about our Administration's first-ever National Climate Task Force: whitehouse.gov/climate
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In anticipation of upcoming FDA and CDC independent advisory committee meetings, @POTUS announced his plan to ensure that if a vaccine is authorized for children ages 5-11, it is quickly and equitably distributed to families across the country. whitehouse.gov/briefing-room…
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Today, @POTUS signed an executive order to further our Administration's efforts to tackle systemic racism, advance equity, increase economic opportunity, expand access to wealth creation, and build an economy that works for all Americans. More details: whitehouse.gov/briefing-room…
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Research shows that the historic, long-term investments made by President Biden’s Build Back Better Agenda will increase labor force participation, improve living standards, enhance U.S. competitiveness, and boost economic growth for decades. Read more: whitehouse.gov/wp-content/up…
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Today, Dr. Rachel Levine was sworn in as the first 4-star female officer in the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, and the first transgender 4-star officer in U.S. history in any of the eight U.S. uniformed services. We are proud to serve alongside her.
I am deeply honored & grateful to join the ranks of men & women across this great nation who have committed to defend the United States against small & large threats, known and unknown. I promise to uphold that trust to the fullest extent of my abilities. nitter.fdn.fr/i/broadcasts/1Mn…
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Wages for essential home care workers are among the lowest in our economy and 1 in 6 home care workers lives in poverty. The Build Back Better Agenda will make historic investments in the U.S. care economy to raise wages, create new jobs, and build a stronger home care workforce.
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