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Kevyn Orr

City Council Can Meet.. But EM Must Approve Actions

Detroit News | Posted 06.02.2013 | Detroit

Detroit -- The City Council is meeting as usual Tuesday and is not precluded from conducting business despite a lawsuit alleging they are, a spokesman...

Great is the Emergency Manager; The Trains Will Run on Time

John Patrick Leary | Posted 03.21.2013 | Detroit
John Patrick Leary

Liberal arguments for Emergency Managers are not based on any real principle. They're little more than concessions to present state and national political trends, where austerity rules and Wall Street always wins

Detroit Now Has a White, Republican Mayor and City Council: State Take Over Coming to a Black City Near You

Reverend Charles E. Williams II | Posted 05.18.2013 | Black Voices
Reverend Charles E. Williams II

Detroit has seen its better days, but the latest national trending news is the most disheartening story that anybody could tell.

LOOK: Michigan Cities Under State Control

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.25.2013 | Detroit

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced Tuesday that the state would appoint an emergency financial manager to Detroit. Beginning Monday, Washington D.C. ...

David Sands

LOOK: Detroiters Protesting EFM Decision | David Sands | Posted 03.25.2013 | Detroit

An expected state takeover has been the hottest of hot button issues in Detroit, and Gov. Rick Snyder's Thursday announcement of a state takeover and ...

Snyder's Pick For Detroit Emergency Manager Has Bankruptcy, Big 3 Experience

Posted 03.15.2013 | Detroit

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has been considerably tight-lipped about his pick for Detroit's emergency financial manager. But on Thursday he finally ende...

Ashley Woods

Governor Makes Decision On Detroit Takeover | Ashley Woods | Posted 03.14.2013 | Detroit

Gov. Rick Snyder will appoint an emergency financial manager to take over control of Michigan’s largest city, he said Thursday in Detroit. The annou...

Snyder Expected To Announce Detroit EFM Today

Detroit Free Press | Posted 05.14.2013 | Detroit

Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to announce his choice for emergency financial manager for the City of Detroit during a news conference today. As firs...

Source: Snyder's Top Pick For Detroit EFM Has History With Chrysler

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2013 | Detroit

By Steve Neavling DETROIT, March 12 (Reuters) - A bankruptcy expert who collected more than $1 million in fees in Chrysler's restruct...

Is This Snyder's Top Pick For Detroit's New EFM?

Detroit Free Press | Posted 05.12.2013 | Detroit

Kevyn Orr, a partner in the prestigious Jones Day law firm of Washington, D.C., is Gov. Rick Snyder's leading choice to become Detroit's emergency fin...