ICYMI: “Despite Republicans Voting Against it, Child Tax Credit Payments Began”

ABC 27: “Democrats are taking credit for that extra money because every single Republican in Congress voted against it.”

Despite a “no” vote from every single Republican in Congress, millions of middle-class families across the country saw a tax cut hit their bank accounts last week thanks to President Biden and Democrats’ American Rescue Plan. 

Meanwhile, according to new polling, the majority of parents believe these payments — which are also expected to cut child poverty in half — will give them a financial boost.

Here’s a look at what people in states across the country were reading this weekend: