White House facing Democratic pressure for $1 trillion-plus permanent expansion of child tax credit

A group of Democratic lawmakers is calling a permanent extension of the child tax credit a “priority” amid reports that the White House is only planning to seek to extend it for a few more years.

President Joe Biden’s administration is working on finalizing a proposal for another massive spending package that will follow the White House’s $2.3 trillion infrastructure package. An administration official confirmed to the Washington Examiner on Tuesday that the second package will focus on building economic security for the middle class with funding for child care, education, and other areas.

The proposal, which is being billed as the American
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