Retired Detroit Firefighters Battle Cancer And Medicals Bills
Detroit’s retired firefighters made it through the city’s bankruptcy with their pensions intact, but they lost their healthcare.
Today, many of these retired firefighters aren’t just battling illnesses like cancer – they’re also shouldering tens of thousands of dollars in medical bills.
- Michigan Radio: Detroit’s retired firefighters battle cancer, medical bills
- Kate Wells, arts, culture, and education reporter and producer for Michigan Radio. She tweets @KateLouiseWells.
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