Michigan Reinstates Work Requirements For Food AssistanceMany people on food assistance will soon have to work to eat. The state is tightening the rules for assistance for certain able-bodied adults.
Cuts To Food Stamps Will Only Hit 4 States, Including Michigan Cuts to the nation's food stamp program enacted this year are only affecting four states, including Michigan.
Obama, At MSU, Signs Farm Bill That Trims Food StampsThe President said the wide-ranging bill multitasks by helping boost jobs, innovation, research and conservation.
Farm Bill Deal Would Cut Food Stamps By 1 PercentSenator Debbie Stabenow says the bill is good for farmers, and good for Michigan.
Food Assistance Cuts To Impact 1.8 Million MichigandersMichigan's nearly 1.8 million recipients of government food assistance are going to have to get by with less aid starting Friday.
Senate Approves Bill To Block Bridge Cards At Strip Clubs, Liquor StoresThe Michigan Senate has approved legislation that would block Bridge Card holders from withdrawing cash from ATMs located in strip clubs, liquor stores and race tracks.
Technical Glitch Fixed: Bridge Card Program Restored Michigan's Bridge Card program is back up and running.
Food Program For Women, Kids OK For 4-5 WeeksThe state says there's enough money to keep WIC going for a bit amid a partial federal government shutdown.
Bill Would Block Bridge Cards At Strip Clubs, Liquor StoresAre Michigan welfare recipients using state funds to pay for strippers?
Michigan Fully Restores Food Aid To Thousands Of Bridge Card UsersThe 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.
'Human Error' Leaves 85,000 Recipients Without Food AssistanceMoney has been added to debit cards for nearly half of 85,000 Michigan food assistance recipients who were without the aid for a day.