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  • Map of MI by region, with state-wide poverty metrics

    Michigan Advance | Jun. 18, 2024 | Featuring Amanda Nothaft

    Nearly 40% of Michiganders live in economic insecurity, University of Michigan study finds

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  • Outlier Media | Jun. 17, 2024 | Featuring DMACS

    Survey says: Majority of Detroiters are involved in their communities and plan to vote, but many don’t think officials share their concerns

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  • Baby in onesie with Rx Kids heart logo on it

    Flint Courier News | Jun. 12, 2024 | Featuring Luke Shaefer

    Rx Kids Baby Parade was a beautiful event honoring a rich tradition

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  • Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity | Jun. 12, 2024 | Featuring Karen Kling

    Michigan Looks to Public-Private Partnerships to Boost Child Care Access

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  • MLive | Jun. 6, 2024 | Featuring Housing Solutions for Health Equity

    ‘You can’t afford to live.’ More than half of Michigan renters struggle to pay rent

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  • Houses on Field St in Detroit

    Michigan Advance | May. 29, 2024 | Featuring Poverty Solutions

    Leaders address Michigan’s housing shortage amid rising costs

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  • NBC 10 Boston | May. 21, 2024 | Featuring William Elliott

    Wealth inequality starts at birth. Lawmakers debate whether child savings accounts can help

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  • Roshanak Mehdipanah

    WDET | May. 21, 2024 | Featuring Roshanak Mehdipanah

    Many Michiganders spending too much on rent, U-M study finds

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  • WEMU | May. 20, 2024 | Featuring Rebecca Hasson

    UM and WISD partner to create equity in early childhood education by getting kids moving

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  • Outlier Media | May. 14, 2024 | Featuring Poverty Solutions

    Detroit’s census lawsuit could have big ramifications for the city — and beyond

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