Michigan Is Investing Over $170 Million to Help Low-Income Families Get Better Jobs and Go to College

Nearly 40% of working Michigan families struggle with necessities like housing, food, health care and child care. The Michigan Poverty Task Force has been working to get funds for programs to help residents out of poverty. With recommendations from the task force, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer diverted more than $173 million into several programs aimed at helping..