Members of the department’s largest union are striking in protest of a proposal to cut 80 percent of the department’s workers.
This morning the Detroit Lions have announced they have released 8 players. Among the players are WR’s Damario Ballard, Marcus Harris, RB Mike Bell who was signed when Mikel Leshoure tore his achilles.
The city of Taylor has laid off nine police officers, effective Sunday, as a first step in cutting the city’s budget.
About 60 or so workers at the IRS Detroit Computing Center on Michigan Avenue protested outside the building over concerns that Congress is contemplating a variety of cuts.
Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero, presenting what he calls, a worst case budget plan to eliminate the city’s projected $20 million dollar deficit.
While police are removing union protesters from the Wisconsin Assembly, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder says he remains committed to collective bargaining.
Congress sent President Barack Obama sweeping, bipartisan legislation to avoid a Jan. 1 spike in income taxes for millions and renew jobless benefits for victims of the worst recession in 80 years.
President Barack Obama says the tax-cut deal he negotiated with Republicans is a “good deal for the American people.”
End tax breaks that reward some U.S. companies with overseas subsidiaries and encourage those businesses to create jobs in other countries, President Barack Obama is telling Congress.
President Barack Obama is promoting his administration’s investments in clean energy technologies like wind and solar, arguing they produce jobs and are essential for the country’s environment and economic security.