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Report Shows Improvements In Education For Michigan Kids

While some factors related to education and health improved for the state’s nearly 2.5 million children over the past few years, economic security declined.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2015

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Report: Black Children Lag In Overall Well-Being

A new report shows Michigan has the third-lowest score in the nation for the overall well-being of black children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2014

Report: More Michigan Children Living In Poverty

The number of Michigan children living in poverty soared to more than a half-million by 2011 as many families in the state continue to face low wages, unemployment and cuts in social programs, according to a new report released Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

Groups Focus On Budget Cuts And The Impact On Children

The Michigan League for Human Services held its annual meeting with an eye toward the impact of state policies on Michigan children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011

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Report: More Michigan Kids Living In Poverty

A new report documents how the long economic slump has pushed more Michigan children into poverty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2011