According to no less an authority than Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy herself, Teana Walsh was a pretty good assistant prosecutor until her resignation on Friday. Here is Worthy’s assessment of Walsh: “During her tenure in the office, Teana Walsh has been known for her great work ethic and her compassion for victims of crime … Continue Reading →
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You might notice a pattern here. At the height of its problems (the last round, anyway), General Motors was paying the health care costs of more than 100,000 retirees. That’s a lot of money to lay out for people who are producing nothing for you, and never again will do so. Detroit’s bankruptcy was driven … Continue Reading →
Wayne County Executive Bob Ficano, it appears, is gearing up for a run at re-election. If he does run, he could be in for some embarrassment. As The News and political experts it interviewed point out, Ficano has name recognition, a crowded field and an early lead in building a campaign war chest. The News … Continue Reading →
Let’s not let the apologists deter us from the real travesty: The Wayne County Board of Canvassers’ first instinct was to throw out 20,000 valid votes.
The county tried to take tmoney from a special fund set up to pay for annual bonuses for county retirees to pay part of its required contribution to the pension fund.
Bing was way in over his head from the start when he took on the role of mayor.