By Matt Christopherson

(CBS Detroit) — New information tonight in the abrupt resigning of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon.

According to the Detroit Free Press, Gordon will receive a $155,000 payout.

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The money is reportedly part of a separation agreement including nine months of pay and health care costs.

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Gordon resigned back in January, just a few months after signing a new employment agreement.

No reason was given for his departure.

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