Fast Facts: Economic Security for Michigan Women and Families
The days of the full-time, stay-at-home mom are long in the past for most Americans. Nationally, mothers are the sole, primary, or co-breadwinners in 63.3 percent of families. In Michigan, that rate is even higher: Mothers are the sole, primary, or co-breadwinners in 66.1 percent of Michigan families. To promote women’s economic security, policies should address the needs of working mothers and reflect how families have changed.
From the Center for American Progress Action Fund. Read more here.