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Thousands of Michigan Residents On Welfare and Lottery Winners

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Michigan has found 3,500 lottery winners who either got welfare or lived with welfare recipients.

The State Department of Human Services came up with the list as required under a 2012 state law. About 14 percent of lottery winners are either welfare recipients or live in a household with recipients.

The lottery winners identified in the report won at least $1,000.

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