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Linda Pratt

Fifty eight year old Linda Pratt works with mentally disabled children. Over the years, she has raised four of her own kids, three other children whose own parents couldn’t look after them, and,...

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Tags: healthcare, housing, michigan, wages


A couple years ago, Tammie, then in her late forties, bought her first car; a second hand Chevy Malibu. She got the minimum insurance necessary to get her tags, and drove off to her childcare job....

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Tags: michigan, unemployment

William Jones

William Jones came to the non-profit sector after a long career in finance working for Chrysler. Now CEO of Focus: HOPE, he spends his time running a large urban “campus.” Focus: HOPE,...

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Tags: employment, housing, michigan, policy solutions

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