Detroit Schools Foodservice Union to Fight Mandated Pay Cut

AFSCME Local 345, the union that represents foodservice workers and various other support personnel at the Detroit Public Schools, will file a lawsuit challenging pay cuts and changes in the benefits program ordered by a state-appointed emergency financial manager. The manager, Roy Roberts, had been put in place thanks to a new emergency manager law passed by the state legislature to deal with rising costs for local governments.

The legislation gives emergency managers the authority t

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