The union claims Detroit’s emergency manager negotiated in bad faith while trying to restructure $18 billion or more in debt.
Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday will embark on his third trade trip to Asia, this time with an added focus on selling Michigan as a destination to Chinese tourists.
“As the abandoned properties come down, property values will go up, and crime will go down,” the governor said.
A report says a nonprofit fund that Rick Snyder created has seen a sharp drop in donations in the latest year.
The district’s general fund deficit for the 2012 fiscal year was $37.7 million, having quadrupled since 2009.
Greg Bowens cautions Detroit EM Kevin Orr: Don’t say ‘I eat fried chicken like the rest of the black people do.’
Gov. Rick Snyder is hoping to boost regional economies across Michigan by enticing local agencies to come up with more cohesive plans for their future.
UAW President Bob King and other union and state government officials shook hands in Lansing Wednesday.
Governor Snyder has been pushing to expand Medicaid and Monday about 40 people protested outside a hotel where the governor was attending the Macomb County Lincoln Day dinner.
The Michigan appeals court has put the brakes on litigation challenging state officials over Detroit’s bankruptcy filing.