Making Parenthood Pay: Should Washington Pay Parents to Raise Future Taxpayers?19 Sep 2013
University of Virginia sociologist Brad Wilcox, who heads up many STI Family Branch projects, published the article Making Parenthood Pay: Should Washington Pay Parents to Raise Future Taxpayers? In The Atlantic this week.
For too long, Republicans and Democrats have paid lip service to the family, but offered little in the way of concrete family policies to shore up the eroding foundations of American family life in the United States. Senator Mike Lee’s announcement today that he is seeking to boost the child tax credit in a big way suggests that family policy may be returning to the public agenda.....(Click on the link for the full article)