Budget Crisis

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Feds Showing Little Enthusiasm For Detroit Bailout

There seems little appetite from either Democrats or Republicans in Washington for a federal rescue of the birthplace of the automobile industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

Downtown Detroit, looking south on Woodward Avenue. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Can Detroit Make A Comeback Like The Big Three?

Unfortunately for Detroit, it’s not that simple.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

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Residents Worry If Bankruptcy Will Better Detroit

Though Thursday’s bankruptcy filing had been feared for months, the path ahead for the once mighty Motor City is still uncertain.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013


Union Attorney: Pensions In Jeopardy After Detroit Bankruptcy Filing

“I think it’s despicable… and I think every Detroit resident will also find that this action is despicable,” said Richard Mack, Jr., an attorney for AFSCME Council 25.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2013

(Photo: George Fox/CBS Detroit) Kevyn Orr and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder discuss Detroit's bankruptcy filing.

Emergency Manager Shocked By Tolerance For Detroit Mismanagement

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr says Detroiters should be outraged by the state of the city’s finances.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2013

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Detroit’s Bankruptcy Follows Decades Of Decay

Here’s a look at how the city spiraled into financial ruin and why it’s in so much trouble.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2013

Bankrupt Detroit: What Will Happen Next?

Detroit became the largest U.S. city to file for bankruptcy, raising a flurry of questions about what happens next.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2013

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White House Monitoring, Not Stepping In To Bail Out Detroit

Uncle Sam is watching, but there is no federal government bailout in the works for Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

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Historic Day: Detroit Files For Bankruptcy

Detroit has filed for a Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection — the biggest municipal filing in history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

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DIA Vulnerable Under Detroit Bankruptcy

If Detroit’s broke, will culture be the first thing to go?

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013