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The federal budget reflects spending and revenue choices that affect all Americans. Each year, the President submits a budget that reflects the Administration's priorities. Congress works on its own budget blueprint. While the wealthiest individuals and corporations have benefited for years from tax cuts and tax loopholes, investments vital to women and their families have been shortchanged in the name of deficit reduction. We're working for a fair budget that raises the revenue needed to meet our shared priorities and expand opportunity for all.

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Reports & Toolkits | President Obama's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget: Key Provisions for Women and Their Families

March 28, 2014

This report summarizes the provisions with the largest impact on women and families in the President's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget.

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Fact Sheet | The Ryan House Budget FY 2015: Slashes Vital Programs for Women and Families, Gives Trillions in Tax Cuts to Millionaires and Corporations

April 18, 2014

The budget for Fiscal Year 2015 introduced by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), like his Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 and 2013 budgets, proposes deep funding cuts that would devastate programs especially important to women and their families: Medicaid, Medicare, the Affordable Care Act, child care, education, SNAP, and much more.

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Fact Sheet | The Winter 2013-2014 Fiscal Fights: High Stakes for Women and Families

December 5, 2013

In October 2013, following a costly 16-day federal government shutdown, Congress reached an agreement to fund the government for the first few months of fiscal year (FY) 2014 and temporarily suspend the debt ceiling  but new deadlines are quickly approaching. 

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Reports & Toolkits | President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2014 Budget: Key Provisions for Women and Their Families

April 29, 2013

This report summarizes the provisions with the largest impact on women and families in the President's Fiscal Year 2014 Budget.

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Issue Briefs | Cutting Programs for Low-Income People Especially Hurts Women and Their Families

November 18, 2014

Fact Sheet | Public Programs Lift Millions of Women and Children Out of Poverty

November 04, 2014

Fact Sheet | The Ryan House Budget FY 2015: Slashes Vital Programs for Women and Families, Gives Trillions in Tax Cuts to Millionaires and Corporations

April 18, 2014

Reports & Toolkits | President Obama's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget: Key Provisions for Women and Their Families

March 28, 2014

Fact Sheet | President Obama’s FY 2015 Budget: Early Learning Proposals

March 21, 2014