MLive: Michigan child poverty rates up since 2008, says new Kids Count report

“Too many Michigan families are working but barely making ends meet and are one financial emergency away from disaster. Simply having a job is not enough anymore, and we need stronger policies to support workers with low wages and their families,” Gilda Z. Jacobs, president and CEO of the Michigan League for Public Policy, said in the report. April 18, 2017 — MLive