The number of youths in foster care in Michigan at the end of fiscal year 2018 stood at 12,121, a 1.7 percent increase over the previous fiscal year, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Michigan is among the jurisdictions where sales tax collections are required for out-of-state purchases in the wake of the South Dakota v. Wayfair Supreme Court decision last year, according to an analysis by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).
Private and Public Agencies Unify in Effort to Save Lives Wakefield, MI, The City of Wakefield and AEP Energy Partners, an AEP Company, have joined forces to install an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in the City’s Municipal Building.
Public schools in Michigan spent $10,481 per student based on average daily attendance (ADA) figures, the 11th lowest expenditure level among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to a National Education Association report.
Michigan residents living below the poverty line in 2017-18 made up 11 percent of the state’s population, the 29th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new Census Bureau data.
Policies and incentives promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency in Michigan number 68, the 20th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed in a federally funded database.
State tax revenues in Michigan amount to $7.4 billion in the second quarter of 2019, the 13th highest tally among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Teachers’ salaries in Michigan averaged $61,911 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 13th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).