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Detroit Broke

CHART: Proof Detroit Didn't Have To Go Broke

Posted 09.16.2013 | Business

When Detroit filed for bankruptcy in July, it cited more than $18 billion in long-term debts and liabilities. So what happened? Population loss, m...

Kevyn Orr: 'Vitriol' Won't Solve Detroit's Financial Problems

AP | Posted 09.24.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Detroit's emergency manager complained Thursday that critics of the city's bankruptcy are quick with barbs but not with proposals to d...

Ashley Woods

Officials Get Emotional Defending Bankruptcy Decision

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 07.19.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder defended their historic decision to send the city of Detroit to bankr...

WATCH: Will Detroit Go Broke?

Posted 08.18.2013 | Detroit

What can Detroit learn from New York City, Vallejo, CA and other cities around the country that have faced bankruptcy? Municipal finance experts from ...