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In Four More Years We'll Be Detroit

gyrene74 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 8:08 AM
Regarding what Chris said, I wrote my Senator again yesterday, and asked him "When are you people that we elected going to grow any balls, and override some of those Executive Orders that keep flying off the desk in the Oval office ? Don't expect an answer on this either. All I get is his Monthly Report of all the good he's "trying" to get done in Washington. I told him that if Congress isn't going to do anything, why not just stay home, and at least do some work around the house. At least, we'd save all that "per deim" money from them not traveling.

From one moment to the next the city of Detroit doesn’t know where its next bailout is coming from. Chronically unable to pay its bills, the city looks to the state for cash gifts to stave off default. Operating under the terms of a consent agreement hammered out with the state, Detroit faces fiscal uncertainty largely because it has failed to get adequate concessions from public employee unions that are unsustainable. And those concessions that they have wrested from unions, politicians in Detroit have been unwilling to enforce.     

One prominent Detroit attorney, however, is facing the future of the Motor...

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