Report: Child Poverty Jumped 23 Percent From 2006 To 2014Research shows poverty can expose children to lead and increase the likelihood of low birthweight, infant mortality, poor school performance and low graduation rates.
Kids Count: Economy Hurting Michigan's YouthThe annual "Kids Count" report shows a 64-percent jump in child poverty over the past decade.

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