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Detroit Financial Board OKs Plan For Union Cuts

A board created to help Detroit Mayor Dave Bing repair the city’s broken finances has approved his plan to make more than $100 million in cuts to the unionized workforce.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2012

Judge Denies Request To Revisit Consent Deal Suit

A judge has declined to reconsider an earlier ruling that dismissed a lawsuit challenging a financial stability agreement between Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and the state of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2012

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Bank Extends Detroit Deadline, Delays Cash Crunch

A bank is extending a deadline on a bond transaction that will let the city of Detroit get most of June’s revenue sharing payment from the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2012

Mayor Dave Bing speaks with Detroiters at a community meeting on June 27. (WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Detroiters Voice Gripes To Mayor At Community Meeting

A few hundred Detroit residents gave Mayor Dave Bing an earful during a town-hall meeting Wednesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

Kwame Kenyatta (file photo)

Detroit Councilman Calls For Appeal In Consent Deal Dispute

The lawsuit challenging the city of Detroit’s consent agreement was dismissed but Detroit City Councilman Kwame Kenyatta says it should be appealed.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–06/14/2012

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Detroit Mayor Names Program Management Chief

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says he’s completed another piece of a consent agreement between the city and Gov. Rick Snyder with the hiring of a key executive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012

Judge Hears Lawsuit Over Detroit Financial Deal

An Ingham County judge is holding a hearing on Detroit’s top lawyer’s challenge to a consent agreement between Michigan and the deficit-ridden city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012

Rick Snyder - Dave Bing (Credit: Getty Images)

Bing Demands City Lawyer Drop Lawsuit Opposing Consent Agreement

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is now ordering the city’s top lawyer to drop a legal challenge over the city’s consent agreement with the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2012

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing meets with City Council in a special session. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Mayor Bing: 4 Days Until Detroit Goes Broke

After an hour-long discussion between Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and City Council, still no decision has been made regarding a controversial lawsuit against the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2012

Detroit Could Lose $80 Million In State Funds

The state Treasurer’s Office says if a lawsuit challenging the validity of Detroit’s consent agreement with the state is not pulled back, the city stands to lose $80 million in revenue sharing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2012