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Detroit DOT bus drivers protest proposed state budget cuts

Posted on April 14, 2011

DETROIT — City officials said that 82 Detroit Department of Transportation bus drivers called in sick on Wednesday, to participate in a rally to protest Gov. Rick Snyder's proposed budget cuts, UPI.com reported.

Union workers from across Michigan converged on the state Capitol, taking part in a "National Day of Protest" organized by the AFL-CIO and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees. For the full story, click here.

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