The American Rescue Plan's victory is because of you.

A multiracial coalition of voters across the country - especially Black voters - won Democrats a victory in the White House, the U.S. House, and the U.S. Senate. And then we won a history-making COVID relief package that offered immediate and sustainable relief to working families across the country.

Here's what's in it - and what it means for your community.




Child Care

Public Health

Cash Assistance & Poverty

Incarcerated People


In Spring 2021, the Center on Budget and Public Priorities (CBPP) produced eight diverse case studies based on family arrangements provided by Community Change Action and its partners. The studies analyze how the American Rescue Plan (ARP) affects different working families across the country.

Ali Safawi (Research Assistant, Family Income Support) and Katie Windham (Research Assistant, Federal Fiscal Policy) compiled the information below. Lauren Hall (Research Analyst, Food Assistance), Donna Pavetti (Vice President, Family Income Support) and Cristina Toppin (Intern, Family Income Support) assisted.

Learn more at and download all of the Case Studies HERE.