Editorial: Whitmer favors union, despite inferior bid

The Detroit News

State government should be the best steward possible of taxpayer funds. Unfortunately, that's often not the reality. Case in point is an $8 million workforce training grant that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer awarded to a union ally. 

Whitmer did this even though the AFL-CIO's bid was more costly and offered to do less with the money than a competing proposal.