National

Judge Backs Snyder, Orr in Bankruptcy

by T. Kelly and Zenobia Jeffries Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen DETROIT — Gov. Rick Snyder’s determination to have Detroit under emergency management; Mayor Dave Bing’s years of deliberate inaction; a reduced tax base; and questionable financial deals with banks brought the Read More

Politics

Detroit Mayor Bing “Not Surprised” At State Finding Financial Emergency

by Minehaha Forman Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Chronicle   Mayor Dave Bing DETROIT—After nearly three months of examining Detroit’s finances, a six-member state review team declared Tuesday that Michigan’s largest city is in a state of financial emergency. “Certainly I am not Read More