Fact Sheet: Improve the Health of Families in the Commonwealth through EITC

An Act Improving the Earned Income Credit for Healthier Families (filed by Rep. Decker and Sen. Eldridge) in Massachusetts will: Increase the state Earned Income Tax Credit from 23 percent to 50 percent of the value of the federal EITC for all eligible recipients to reward work, increase economic mobility, and improve children’s health. Enable abandoned […]

Northeast Regional Anti Hunger Network (NERAHN) strongly opposes House action on split Farm Bill

As part of the Northeast Regional Anti-Hunger Network (NEHRAN), Children’s HealthWatch signed a statement opposing House action on a split Farm Bill.