Mayor Wild says he and others also talked to the president about the need for more federal help in providing students training for manufacturing jobs.
Obama told Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan and 15 other mayors that he hopes to set up partnerships with their administrations.
Detroit’s mayor-elect is heading to Washington, D.C. for a lunch date with fellow mayors, as well as the president and vice president.
Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.
President Obama changes his mind and says Americans can keep existing insurance plans… so what’s that mean for Michiganders with cancellation notices?
Have you ever fainted? Well, one woman who stood just feet from President Obama during a speech almost fainted.
The director of Wayne State’s Center for Peace and Conflict says the preferred strategy would be diplomatic pressure on Syria.
Uncle Sam is watching, but there is no federal government bailout in the works for Detroit.
Obama administration officials have been in contact with leaders in Detroit, according a spokesman.
President Barack Obama welcomed the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens to the White House on Wednesday, congratulating the team on its unlikely title run — and offering some good-natured jibes.