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Back in 2010, legislation was introduced that Detroit pension funds be transferred to the control of the non-profit Michigan Municipal Employee Retirement System. A good idea.
The departure of the Status Quo Crew means Detroit voters can start fresh.
Bing was way in over his head from the start when he took on the role of mayor.
It’s pretty rich for Dave Bing to go to the media bellyaching about the fact that Orr isn’t listening to him on how to fix Detroit.
The mayor, through the power of incumbency, could be the dark horse who overcame the odds.
Once again, Dave Bing proves just how out of touch he is with Detroiters.
In Motown’s crisis, the One Percent have been first responders.
Rev. Charles Williams III says that Gov. Rick Snyder’s decision to appoint an emergency manager for Detroit is like the arrest and crucifixion of Jesus. Seriously?