Chrysler sales rise 11 percent. GM sales drop 1 percent. Ford sales fall 6 percent.
More than 700 Delta workers’ jobs at Detroit Metro Airport could be on the chopping block.
Chrysler sales up 8 percent. Industry expected to be down 2 percent.
Expect steady, if unspectacular, growth in the American economy through 2018, according to a J.P. Morgan Chase economist at an Automation Alley event Thursday.
Gov. Snyder says the economy is first among the challenges facing the president.
Economists say job increases over the next two years will bring Michigan back to levels achieved just before the 2008-09 Great Recession.
The government shutdown is now over, but not everyone is jumping for joy.
With the U.S. staring down the barrel of a default deadline, an economist says an agreement on the budget may be too little, too late.
“The American people would get better government out of Monkey Island at the local zoo than we’re giving them today.”
The state will lose $18 million each day the shutdown continues, Budget Director John Nixon said. “This is just ridiculous.”