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Mitch Albom: Broke or not, we carry on in Detroit

There are 6 comments on the Detroit Free Press story from Jul 20, 2013, titled Mitch Albom: Broke or not, we carry on in Detroit. In it, Detroit Free Press reports that:

Detroit gets 'new start' with bankruptcy: The city of Detroit filed thousands of documents in its bankruptcy case late Thursday, as Detroit emergency manager Kevyn Orr builds a case that the city must execute a dramatic restructuring with the court's support.

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bensleys reality

Nashua, NH

#1 Jul 21, 2013
yea the city needs able bodied pallbearers.
APPAUSEPLEASE

Albuquerque, NM

#2 Jul 21, 2013
Yep must carry on with the Union contracts that are based on last year salary for retirement purposes where the employee is given up to 20 hours per week of overtime for the entire year to
bolster their earnings so they can walk out the
door with a $92K per year retirement.

Policies like this are what brought this about and of course they are Union clownbots that negotiated with elected clownbots with the people not being represented at the table.

Bailout - h e l l no - you earned your way into this mess now work your way out of it (if your capable) that is.

Not one penny in bailouts.
Pete

Livonia, MI

#3 Jul 21, 2013
APPAUSEPLEASE wrote:
Yep must carry on with the Union contracts that are based on last year salary for retirement purposes where the employee is given up to 20 hours per week of overtime for the entire year to
bolster their earnings so they can walk out the
door with a $92K per year retirement.
Policies like this are what brought this about and of course they are Union clownbots that negotiated with elected clownbots with the people not being represented at the table.
Bailout - h e l l no - you earned your way into this mess now work your way out of it (if your capable) that is.
Not one penny in bailouts.
Nobody has offered, agreed to, or said they would even discuss bailouts from the fed or state. People can ask for anything and we knew they would.
kev

Toledo, OH

#5 Jul 23, 2013
This nation carried on during great depression. If a huge meteorite crashed in middle of this mess, i am not sure it would have ever woke these clowns up to reality of their reckless spending and in many instances stealing from taxpayers, everyone was happy with their pay and never conceived how long it would last. Auto companies r a small part of the balance sheet problem, but accountability was never really thought of . The state in my opinion needs to start overseeing many of these cities and county pay sheets . Does anyone see a problem with state giving final approval to local government expenditures? Has it ever been tried in history of michigan? It certainly couldn't hurt.
Skeeter

Buffalo, NY

#6 Jul 23, 2013
kev wrote:
This nation carried on during great depression. If a huge meteorite crashed in middle of this mess, i am not sure it would have ever woke these clowns up to reality of their reckless spending and in many instances stealing from taxpayers, everyone was happy with their pay and never conceived how long it would last. Auto companies r a small part of the balance sheet problem, but accountability was never really thought of . The state in my opinion needs to start overseeing many of these cities and county pay sheets . Does anyone see a problem with state giving final approval to local government expenditures? Has it ever been tried in history of michigan? It certainly couldn't hurt.
Planet X nibiru is coming soon so be careful what you wish for.lol
LILY WHITE LIBERAL LIARS

Slidell, LA

#7 Jul 23, 2013
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