The state has added money to the Bridge Cards of all the 85,000 Michigan food assistance recipients and families who temporarily went without the aid this week.
Money has been added to debit cards for nearly half of 85,000 Michigan food assistance recipients who were without the aid for a day.
Federal officials have arrested three Detroit area market owners following a food stamp fraud investigation.
A federal jury has found a Flint store owner guilty to accusations he participating in a $612,000 food stamp fraud scheme.
A Lincoln Park woman who collected food stamps after winning a million-dollar prize has avoided jail time.
Three people in the Flint area are accused of using food stamp cards to buy supplies for their restaurants and catering businesses.
Michigan has a new law making it illegal for prison inmates to participate in the state’s food stamp program.
The state of Michigan can take away welfare benefits under a five-year federal limit even if recipients still might qualify for cash under state law, a state appeals court ruled Wednesday.
Jackie Doig, of the Saginaw-based Center for Civil Justice, says only about 100 of the 11,000 families that lost benefits starting last October have had them restored, despite a March court order telling the state to do so.
A Michigan woman who continued to get food stamps after winning a $1 million lottery jackpot has been charged with welfare fraud.