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Whitmer defends Michigan autoworkers after Trump goes on anti-union tirade

By Kyle Kaminski

Entering contract talks with Detroit’s big three automakers last summer, United Auto Workers (UAW) President Shawn Fain set some big goals for union workers—and he delivered on many of them, including better pay and benefits for thousands of Michigan workers.

But despite the recent progress for organized labor and record-breaking contracts for workers  as a result of the UAW’s six-week strike, ex-President Donald Trump has only one word to describe Fain’s leadership: “Terrible.”


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