low-income

Utility surcharge to help low-income heat bills

Jun 18, 2013

The state Senate finally passed a bill approving a fifty million dollar fund to help those residents with heat bills through a $1 surcharge.

State democrats push for boost in low-income tax credit

Feb 27, 2013

Michigan governor Rick Snyder says a tax credit for low income residents is redundant. According to Interlochen Public Radio, state democrats want to revitalize the Earned Income Tax Credit, which has faced significant budget cuts in the past few years. But Snyder says residents with low wages already receive the credit.