COVID Relief Bill Could Reduce Child Poverty in the U.S.
By Marisa Wojcik | Here & Now
March 12, 2021
One of the significant provisions of the COVID relief bill is the child tax credit, which experts say could reduce child poverty in the U.S. by nearly 50%. Here & Now reporter Marisa Wojcik shares the story of Tineshia Campbell, a mother of two working a low-wage job, who talks about how the extra aid will impact her family.