Items Tagged with 'Bob Wheaton'

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Court ruling puts Medicaid work requirements in peril

Judge calls similar laws in other states 'arbitrary and capricious.'

A U.S. district judge’s ruling that work requirements for Medicaid recipients should not have been approved in Kentucky and Arkansas could lead to a similar ruling in Michigan, according to critics of the requirements lawmakers approved last year. Read More

Agency is facing tall task

State relying on West Michigan Works! as it begins to reinstate federal work requirements.

August 24, 2018
Michigan is starting to reinstate federal work requirements for able-bodied adults in 69 counties, but a local organization with little funding must take on the huge task. Read More

MDHHS work requirement reinstatement begins in April

‘Able-bodied adults’ in Allegan, Kalamazoo counties must return to work in order to receive food assistance.

February 23, 2018
More people will be obligated to return to the workforce in April. Read More