Detroit bankruptcy

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Detroit’s Largest Union Ratifies Contract Deal

Detroit’s largest union says its members have ratified tentative agreements reached during the city’s bankruptcy case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2014

Gov, Rick Snyder holds up the signed "Grand Bargain" legislation. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Gov. Snyder Signs ‘Grand Bargain’ Bills, Committing $195 Million To Detroit

The governor, in Detroit Friday, has signed legislation committing $195 million to help push the city through bankruptcy and protect pensions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2014

(WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Increased Parking Fines Add To Financial Woes Of Detroiters

The new fines and fees for parking violations in the city of Detroit have some drivers seeing red …

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

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Detroit Announces Settlement With Largest Union

Detroit has announced settlements with its largest union and a group of unsecured bondholders — AFSCME Council 25.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2014

A couple looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Automakers Pledge $26M To Help Save Detroit’s Art Treasures

Of the $26 million, $10 million will come from Ford Motor Co., $6 million from Chrysler Group LLC, $5 million from General Motors Co. and $5 million from the General Motors Foundation.

CBS 62–06/09/2014

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Detroit Institute Of Arts To Make ‘Major Announcement’ Regarding ‘Grand Bargain’

Some creditors want Detroit to sell the art to help settle the city’s debt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2014

Charles Pugh. (file photo - credit: pughandyou.com)

Lawsuit Alleges Former City Council President Bribed Student For Sexual Videos

The lawsuit alleges that Pugh, who ran a leadership class through the academy, aggressively pursued a sexual relationship with the student.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

Downtown Detroit.

Casting A ‘No’ Vote, Coleman Young: Price Of Grand Bargain Was Too Much To Pay

Senator Coleman Young is one of two lawmakers who voted against the package.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Gov. Rick Snyder speaks about the passage of the Grand Bargain. (Credit/Michigan Gov)

Michigan Senate Approves ‘Grand Bargain’ Legislation

Michigan’s Senate has approved spending $195 million to help shore up Detroit’s pension funds, a key legislative step in a deal designed to end the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Michigan State Senate Chamber in Lansing (credit: istock)

Senate Panel To Consider Detroit Bankruptcy Bills

A committee in the Michigan Senate is poised to vote on legislation to provide $195 million in state money to help bankrupt Detroit’s retirees and city workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

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