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Whitmer: COVID-19 hit Michigan hard due to poverty, airport hub

BY: - April 2, 2020

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer appeared on the newly renamed “Daily Social Distancing Show” Wednesday evening, where host Trevor Noah asked why Michigan was getting slammed by COVID-19. As of Wednesday afternoon, Michigan had 9,334 positive cases and 337 deaths, making it the state with the fourth-most cases in the nation, per Johns Hopkins University tracking. Only New […]

Union rallies to secure $15 wage for Detroit airport workers

BY: - March 5, 2020

Gerald Scruggs, a cabin cleaner at Detroit Metro Airport (DTW), says that he hasn’t been treated well by his employer, Prospect Airport Services. “I’m coming together with my coworkers to win at least $15 [an hour] and a union because we need to be able to support our families,” Scruggs said. Chanting “When we stand, […]