Detroit Bankruptcy: Debt and Democracy
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Detroit Bankruptcy: Debt and Democracy

by Curt Guyette Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen The grins stretched from…

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Detroit Official: Debt Plan ‘Adjustments’ Possible
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Detroit Official: Debt Plan ‘Adjustments’ Possible

COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Detroit’s chief financial officer acknowledged Thursday that officials…

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Detroit’s Historic Bankruptcy Trial to Begin
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Detroit’s Historic Bankruptcy Trial to Begin

COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Opening arguments in Detroit’s historic bankruptcy trial are…

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Left to Rot: Detroit’s 40,000 Abandoned, Empty Buildings Awaiting Demolition as Decaying City Nears Bankruptcy
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Left to Rot: Detroit’s 40,000 Abandoned, Empty Buildings Awaiting Demolition as Decaying City Nears Bankruptcy

(Daily Mail) – These eerie pictures shows some of the nearly 40,000 abandoned or empty…

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Detroit Retirees Endorse Pension Cuts in Bankruptcy; City Praises ‘Positive Decision’
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Detroit Retirees Endorse Pension Cuts in Bankruptcy; City Praises ‘Positive Decision’

  DETROIT (Fox Business) –  A year after filing for bankruptcy, Detroit is building momentum…

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Michigan Gov. Signing Bill Friday to Send $195M to Detroit
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Michigan Gov. Signing Bill Friday to Send $195M to Detroit

  (USA Today) DETROIT — Michigan’s governor will travel Friday to the former Globe Trading…

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Eradicating Detroit Blight May Cost $2 Billion, Report Says
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Eradicating Detroit Blight May Cost $2 Billion, Report Says

  (Bloomberg) – Clearing Detroit’s vacant and decaying properties would cost about $2 billion, according to…

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