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Child Tax Credit plan is ‘bad politics’ for the GOP, opponents say

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Bruce Lesley, president of First Focus Campaign for Children, was one of those opponents who signed the letter. He told reporters on Monday that denying the Child Tax Credit to any child is “bad policy and runs contrary to our American values.”

“Congress should be focusing on policies that invest in kids and support working families, not policies that threaten to drive even more children into poverty,” he said.