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Mike Duggan Makes Surprise Visit To Lansing, Huddles With State Leaders

“Whatever authority I have to run the city depends on my ability to persuade the governor and the emergency manager that I can improve the quality of life faster than is being done right now,” Duggan said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing speaks at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on September 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Credit: Scott Legato/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing Says Bankruptcy ‘Inevitable’

Outgoing Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says he remains convinced the state could have done more to help Detroit avoid bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2013

Protestors rally in front of the U.S. Courthouse in Detroit where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial is taking place. (Credit:  Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Lawyers Wrap Case In Detroit Bankruptcy Trial

Attorneys gave closing arguments Friday in a rare trial to determine whether Detroit can become the largest municipality to fix its finances in bankruptcy court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2013

Kevyn Orr. (Credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Lawsuits Dropped As Detroit EM Extends Retiree Benefits

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr will not make changes to city employee retiree benefits as planned January first.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2013

Protestors rally in front of the U.S. Courthouse in Detroit where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial is taking place. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Bankruptcy Trial Reaches 8th Day

Detroit’s bankruptcy trial is entering its eighth day with the return of former Michigan Treasurer Andy Dillon to the witness chair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013

State Treasurer Andy Dillon. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ, File)

Treasurer Was Concerned About Detroit Bankruptcy

Andy Dillon, who resigned his position last week, was called as a trial witness by unions opposed to Detroit’s Chapter 9 filing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2013

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Orr On Hot Seat In Bankruptcy Trial, Craig Talks Cop Morale

Unions and pension funds are asking Rhodes to throw out Detroit’s Chapter 9 filing or at least protect the pensions of city retirees.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2013

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Michigan Matters Preview: Pre-Election Roundtable

With the debates now over – what will the final hours of this historic Detroit Mayoral election between Mike Duggan and Benny Napoleon bring? And why are Governor Rick Snyder and EM Kevyn Orr paying […]

CBS 62–10/31/2013

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevin Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit EM Returns To The Stand On Day 5 Of Bankruptcy Trial

“Orr is under cross-examination by union attorneys. He’s coming under fire for supporting cuts in retirees’ pensions …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

Kevyn Orr. (Credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Orr Testifies Bankruptcy Not Condition Of Job; Chief Craig Says Police Dept. Deplorable

Detroit’s Emergency Manager and police chief both testified Friday about the city’s high crime, blight and the deplorable conditions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2013