Lawsuit: Detroit City Council Is Meeting Illegally A community activist says council has not received written permission by Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr that would allow them to meet.
Newly Hired Detroit EFM Has Some Financial Issues Of His OwnRecords show that the new Detroit emergency financial manager, Kevyn Orr, has some unpaid taxes and two liens on his Maryland home.
Detroit Financial Manager: I'm Used To Being HatedHe's not a union-buster and he has no plans to hawk Detroit's jewels. That's the word from Detroit EFM Kevyn Orr.
Detroiters: It Doesn't Matter Who Is In Charge, Just Fix The CityDetroiters know all too well that their neighborhoods are filled with abandoned and burned buildings. After putting up with it for so long, residents say they don't care who is in charge, they just want their city back.
LISTEN: Gov. Snyder Announces Detroit Emergency ManagerGov. Rick Snyder acknowledged that his decision to appoint an emergency financial manager for Detroit is bittersweet.
Opponents Label Detroit Emergency Manager An 'Uncle Tom'"We're not worried about no Kevyn Orr. Uncle Toms ain't nothing new," said Rev. David Bullock, during a protest Thursday in Detroit.
Bankruptcy Expert Named Detroit Emergency ManagerThe governor's nominee to become Detroit's emergency financial manager says the job is the "Olympics of restructuring."
Multiple Legal Challenges Likely Vs. Detroit EFMThe Detroit City Council has dropped out of the fight, but others will challenge the state's appointment of an emergency financial manager.
Kevyn Orr Expected To Be Named Detroit Emergency Financial ManagerIt's expected that Kevyn Orr -- a University of Michigan graduate and an attorney from Washington, D.C. -- will be that EFM. Orr helped Chrysler work through its bankruptcy situation in 2009.
Detroit City Council Looks To Appeal EFM Decision; Mayor Bing Says It's Too LateThe Detroit City Council has voted to appeal Governor Snyder's determination that the city does not have a viable plan to fix its finances, while Mayor Dave Bing says he doesn't want to be party to any delay in the governor's decision.
Could Mitt Romney Become Savior Of Detroit?There has been a guessing game playing out as to who the EFM might be -- which is where Romney’s name surfaced as some national pundits raised it in recent days for the job.
Is The Appointment Of An Emergency Financial Manager In Detroit Illegal? Community activist Robert Davis believes the appointment of an emergency financial manager for Detroit would be illegal and Monday he plans on asking the Detroit City Council to review his finding and examine the possibility of a lawsuit.