(CBS DETROIT) – Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s re-election campaign will now pay the full price of her controversial flight to Florida.
According to the Detroit Free Press, pressure from the FAA is prompting the change in payments.READ MORE: Beaumont Health, Spectrum Health Plan To Merge, Operate 22 Hospitals
Whitmer’s re-election campaign will pay the $27,000 tab to the non-profit PVS Chemicals for the cost of the flight.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 172 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 Deaths
The flight faced backlash for not having the proper FAA license.
Whitmer also faces lots of criticism from state Republicans, who argue she violated her own COVID orders.MORE NEWS: Judge Greg Mathis To Build New Community Center, Affordable Housing On Detroit's Westside
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