Michigan League for Public Policy

Child Care Regulations
8:20 pm
Thu January 8, 2015

Report Finds Michigan Lacks Protections for Kids in Child Care

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(Lansing-MPRN) - The state needs to do more to protect kids in child care. That’s according to a new policy brief from the Michigan League for Public Policy. 

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Families in Poverty
4:21 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

WSW: Two Generation Strategy to Help Low Income Families

The Michigan League for Public Policy says financial aid for adults to go back to school would help low income families
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The Michigan League for Public Policy says any effort to help families get out of poverty has to address both parents and children. 

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Kids in Poverty
7:25 am
Wed November 12, 2014

Report Calls for New Policies to Lift Children Out of Poverty

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A new report is calling for a coordinated approach to helping low-income families. 

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Continuing Education
8:53 am
Mon August 25, 2014

WSW: Can Adults Afford to Go Back to School?

Kalamazoo Valley Community College's M-TEC Center - file photo
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September is considered "back to school" time. But it's tougher for adults who want to go back and get more education or training. 

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Higher Education Spending
3:04 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

WSW: Michigan Trails Other States in Higher Education Spending

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A new report finds spending on higher education in most states hasn't caught up to pre-recession levels. 

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