Michigan League for Public Policy


The latest report on child well-being in Michigan finds nearly one in four children in the state lives in an "impoverished household." 

Governor says he wants a "more holistic" approach providing services to families and children



The Michigan League for Public Policy says any effort to help families get out of poverty has to address both parents and children. 

Costs of childcare and transportation take large chunks out of family budgets

Michigan was 32nd overall in 2014 report, down one spot from 2013