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This Radical New Idea Could Help Save Detroit

AP | By JEFF KAROUB and DAVID EGGERT | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

DETROIT (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder asked the federal government Thursday to set aside thousands of work visas for bankrupt Detroit, a bid to revive the...

GOP Gov. Announces Unprecedented Plan For Bankrupt City

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Gov. Rick Snyder called for his fellow Republicans in Michigan to join him in allocating up to $350 million in aid to retirees impacted by Detroit's b...

Rick Snyder Floats State Assistance For Detroit

AP | DAVID EGGERT | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder met with Michigan lawmakers Thursday to discuss the possibility of contributing state money to shore up Detro...

Dave Jamieson

Union Chief Pledges Payback On Rick Snyder After Detroit Pension Ruling

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.04.2013 | Politics

The president of the union representing thousands of retired Detroit employees called Tuesday's bankruptcy decision "inhumane" and promised a robust c...

Snyder Will Answer Detroit Bankruptcy Questions Under Oath

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 12.09.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will take questions under oath Wednesday as labor unions and other creditors in Detroit's b...

Sunday Talk Shows Were All About Bankruptcy

AP | Posted 07.22.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- It wasn't easy making Detroit the largest U.S. city to file for bankruptcy protection, but it was the right decision, Michigan Gov. Rick Sn...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Current And Former Govs Disagree On Detroit

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 07.21.2013 | Detroit

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) reiterated on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday morning that a federal bailout was far from likely for Detroit. The remar...

GOP Gov Front, Center In Detroit Bankruptcy Drama

AP | DAVID EGGERT | Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

DETROIT -- Seven governors came and went during the decades-long decay of Michigan's largest city that culminated with a humiliating collapse into fin...

Ashley Woods

Why Snyder Changed His Mind About Detroit Bankruptcy

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 07.18.2013 | Detroit

Gov. Rick Snyder approved plans for the city of Detroit to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy on Thursday, calling it the "only reasonable alternative" for...

Ashley Woods

Mitt Romney For Detroit's Emergency Manager?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 03.04.2013 | Detroit

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is on the hunt for an emergency manager to turn around Detroit's financial crisis after declaring the city in a state of fin...

Michigan Governor Declares State Of 'Financial Emergency' In Detroit

Posted 03.02.2013 | Detroit

Detroit is in a state of financial emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) said Friday. "There's probably no city that's more financially challeng...

Snyder Needs A Week To Consider Detroit's Fate

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 04.23.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Some people are already telling Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder that they don't want the job of fixing Detroit's financial woes, even before...

City Official: Review Team Will Recommend Emergency Manager For Detroit

Reuters | Posted 04.21.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT, Feb 19 (Reuters) - A review team appointed by Michigan Governor Rick Snyder to scour Detroit's finances will recommend an emergency financi...

Snyder Signs Major Bills in Detroit

Posted 12.19.2012 | Detroit

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder made a stop in Motown Wednesday to sign several pieces of Detroit-related laws that are unlikely to be as controversial as h...

Mayor Takes Drastic Measure To Avoid Cash Crisis

Posted 11.24.2012 | Detroit

In preparation for a possible $30 million cash shortfall, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said Wednesday the City would implement unpaid furloughs for workers...