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In Four More Years We'll Be Detroit

rhinegarten Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 11:03 PM
Looks as though they've succeeded. THose with no standards, no rules, will always win out over those with scruples, at least temporarily. They'll find out what they've accomplished when this country comes apart at the seams as did the Soviet Union.

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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