(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: Meet These Two Bear Cubs Who Have Become Inseparable At The Detroit Zoo
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: Delta Wants Other Airlines To Share ‘No-Fly’ Lists To Help Stop Unruly Passengers
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: Veteran Needs Help With Home Repairs
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