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Today, President Biden announced the American Families Plan, an investment in our kids, our families, and our economic future. In March, Beaver falls NY sexy women President ed into law the American Rescue Plan, which continues to provide immediate relief to American families and communities.
The Rescue Plan is projected to lift more than five million children out of poverty this year, cutting child poverty by more than half.
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But the President knows that we need to do more. It is not enough to restore where we were prior to the pandemic. We need to build a stronger economy that does not leave anyone behind — we need to build back better. President Biden knows a strong middle class is the backbone of America. He knows it should be easier for American families to break into the middle class, and easier to stay in the middle class. He knows that we need to continue to enable those who dropped out of the workforce — particularly the approximately two million women who left due to COVID — to re and stay in the workforce.
And, he knows that, unlike in past decades, policies to make life easier for American families must focus on bringing everyone along: inclusive of gender, race, or place of residence — urban, suburban, or rural. Together, these plans reinvest in the future of the American economy and American workers, and will help us out-compete China and other countries around the world.
Leading economic research has shown that the investments proposed in the American Families Plan will yield ificant economic returns — boosting productivity and economic growth, producing a larger, more productive, and healthier workforce on a sustained basis, and generating savings to states and the federal government. Parental paid leave has been Fuck hot singles Salt Lake City Utah to keep mothers in the workforce, increasing labor force participation and boosting economic growth.
Early in the 20th century, the expansion of access to free public high school in the United States set a new global standard. In fact, research shows that kids who attend universal pre-K are more likely to take honors classes and less likely to repeat a grade, and another study finds low-income children who attend universal programs do better in math and reading as late as eighth grade. Unfortunately, many children, but especially children of color and low-income children, do not have access to the full range of high-quality pre-school programs available to their more affluent peers.
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Unfortunately, the U. Before the pandemic, schools across the nation needed an estimated additionalcertified teachersresulting in key positions going unfilled. Shortages of certified teachers disproportionately impact schools with higher percentages of students Wives want casual sex La Junta color, which have a higher proportion of teachers that are uncertified and in their first or second yearexacerbating educational disparities.
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At the same time, while teachers of color can have a particularly strong impact on students of coloraround one in five teachers are people of color, compared to more than half of K public school students. These investments will improve the quality of new teachers entering the profession, increase retention rates and increase the of teachers of color, all of which will improve student outcomes like academic achievement and high school Looking for sensitive and simple connection ratesresulting in higher long-term earnings, job creation and a boost to the economy.
In addition, as more teachers stay in the profession, a virtuous cycle is created, wherein districts save money on recruiting and training new teachers and can invest those funds back into programs that directly impact students. Middle-class families and those trying to break into the middle class increasingly feel the strain of these rising costs, while wage growth has failed to keep up.
These rising costs impact our economy as a whole as well. In part due to the lack of family friendly policies, the United States has fallen behind its competitors in female labor force participation. Difficulty in finding high-quality, affordable child care le some parents to drop out of the labor force entirely, some to reduce their work hours, Single parent looking for others to exchange childcare others to turn down a promotion. When a parent drops out of the workforce, reduces hours, or takes a Wives wants nsa PA Howard 16841 job early in their careers—even temporarily—there are lifetime consequences on earnings, savings, and retirement.
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Further, today nearly four of five private sector workers have no access to paid leave. Paid family and medical leave supports workers and families and is a critical investment in the strength and equity of our economy. Studies have shown that, under state paid leave laws, new mothers are 18 percentage points more likely to be working a year after the birth of their.
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The COVID pandemic has highlighted the need for a national paid sick leave policy, to help workers and their loved ones quickly recover from short-term illness and prevent the spread of disease.
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Therefore, the President calls upon Congress to pass the Healthy Families Act which will require employers to allow workers to accrue seven days paid sick leave per year to seek preventative care for them or their family— such as getting a flu shot, recovering from short-term illness, or caring for a Women Alpharetta who wana fuck for free child or family member or a family member with disability-related needs.
No one should have to worry about whether they can provide nutritious food for themselves or their children.
Nutrition insecurity can also have long-lasting negative impact on overall health and put children at higher risk for diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and high blood pressure. Today, one-fifth of American children are obeseand research shows that childhood obesity increases the likelihood of obesity in adulthood. In Local girls Hammond sex to the incredible financial burden on the health care system, diet-related diseases carry ificant economic and national security implications by decreasing work productivity, increasing job absenteeism, and threatening military readiness.
A recent study found that U. During the pandemic, it saved millions from poverty and helped people put food on the table. But, the system is in desperate need of reform and strengthening. Too often Americans found themselves waiting weeks to get the benefits they deserved.
Too often the safeguards to prevent fraud in the system have been insufficient. President Biden is committed to strengthening and reforming the system for the long term.
Now is the time to build back better, to help families and Casual Hook Ups Alpena SouthDakota 57312 who for too long have felt the squeeze of stagnating wages and an ever-increasing cost-of-living. Direct assistance to families in the form of tax credits paid on a regular basis lifts children and families out of poverty, makes it easier for families to make ends meet, and boosts the academic and economic performance of children over time.
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But if Congress does not act, millions of American families and workers will see their taxes go up at the end of the year. It will Mature Tullos Louisiana women fucking that high-income Americans pay the tax they owe under the law—ending the unfair system of enforcement that collects almost all taxes due on wages, while regularly collecting a smaller share of business and capital income.
The plan will also eliminate long-standing loopholes, including lower taxes on capital gains and dividends for the wealthy, that reward wealth over work. Importantly, these reforms will also rein in the ways that the tax code widens racial disparities in income and wealth. It will also give tax relief to middle-class families, dramatically reducing child poverty and Housewives seeking casual sex Canton Ohio 44710 the cost of child care in half for many families.
In combination with the American Jobs Plan, which produces long-term deficit reduction through corporate tax reform, all of the investments would be fully paid for over the next 15 years. To view this fact sheet in your browser. We'll be in touch with the latest information on how President Biden and his administration are working for the American people, as well as ways you can get involved and help our country build back better. Toggle High Contrast. Investing in education is a down payment on the future of America.
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As access to high school became more widely available at the turn of the 20th Century, it made us the best-educated and best-prepared nation in the world. But everyone knows that 13 years is not enough today. The American Families Plan will make transformational investments from early childhood to postsecondary education Lexingtonfayette fife amateur womans that all children and young people are able Ladies want spokane hookers grow, learn, and gain the skills they need to succeed.
It will provide universal, high quality preschool to all three- and four- year-olds. It will provide Americans two years of free community college. And, it will invest in our teachers as well as our students, improving teacher training and support so that our schools become engines of growth at every level. Provide direct support to children and families.
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Our nation is strongest when everyone has the opportunity to the workforce and contribute Milf in Hartford Connecticut meet the economy. But many workers struggle to both hold a full-time job and care for themselves and their families.
The American Families Plan will provide direct support to families to ensure that low- and middle-income families spend no more than seven percent of their income on child care, and that the child care they access is of high-quality. It will also provide direct support to workers and families by creating a national comprehensive paid family and medical leave program that will bring America in line with competitor nations that offer paid leave programs.
The program will allow people to manage their health and the health of their families. Extend tax cuts for families with children and American workers. While the American Rescue Plan provided meaningful relief for hundreds of millions of Americans, too many families and workers feel the squeeze of too-low wages and the high costs of meeting their basic needs and their aspirations.