"If this were 2020, Michigan would lose one of its 14 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives, according to population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau today." (Detroit Free Press)

But North Carolina passed Michigan and become the ninth most populous state in the union

More than 24,000 people in Kalamazoo, Van Buren and Allegan Counties are working and uninsured

Half of Battle Creek SNAP households had children, about 30% had elderly residents