Child tax credit expansion left out of congressional omnibus package

Oregon’s senior U.S. senator, Ron Wyden, was among Democrats pushing for the renewal of the enhanced credit but Republicans refused to discuss it

By: - December 20, 2022 3:41 pm
The U.S. House in Washington D.C.

U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s “handshake deal” with far right Republicans could have wide ramifications for the federal government. (Lynne Terry/Oregon Capital Chronicle)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.