Gov. Rick Snyder is talking about Detroit’s financial picture, for the first time since the state review team found the city is in a financial emergency.
In an effort to address the city’s budget deficit, Detroit City Council has approved a resolution imposing mandatory furlough days for some union workers.
Actor Danny Glover stopped by the the Detroit Auto Show to speak out on behalf of workers at a Nissan plant in Canton, Mississippi who have been barred from organizing a union.
The Labor Day appearance by Vice President Joe Biden comes on the eve of the Democratic National Convention.
MGM workers rejected a deal after workers at Motor City casino and Greektown Casino approved contracts.
UAW workers at Chrysler will wrap up voting on their new contract on Tuesday.
“I believe UAW Ford workers understood the importance of each and every vote,” said UAW Vice President Jimmy Settles.
Thousands of union workers have descended on downtown Detroit in a show of solidarity for the annual Labor Day parade.