DETROIT (Reuters) - Defending his decision to approve America's largest ever bankruptcy filing in Detroit last week, Rick Snyder returned to a point that he has been hitting on since his successful run for governor in 2010: for Michigan to thrive, Detroit must prosper. Full story
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says he’s making Detroit a better place by putting the city through bankruptcy. But his plan is little more than a Republican scheme to bust unions and rob public workers out of their hard earned pensions. Today on The Ed Show, live from New York on msnbc at 5pET (4pCT/3pMT Full story
Seven governors came and went during the decades-long decay of Michigan's largest city that culminated with a humiliating collapse into financial ruin. Full story
Gov. Rick Snyder (R) Michigan, and Kevyn Orr, Detroit Emergency Manager, discuss the city's bankruptcy, what it means and the ongoing negotiations with creditors.
Discussing whether JC Penney's "mea culpa" will work with its customers, with Mary Epner, Retail Analysis; Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises; and Rick Snyder, Maxim Group.
As the emergency manager officially came into power in Detroit, Rev. Sharpton traveled there to file a lawsuit against Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and his emergency manager law.
While Best Buy is bouncing back, JP Penney is not. Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets; and Rick Snyder, Maxim Group, discuss what JCP needs to make a turnaround.
Rachel Maddow reports on the displeasure of Detroit voters who have had their local government summarily replaced by Michigan governor Rick Snyder with the appointment of an "emergency financial manager" despite the efficacy of that solution being extremely dubious.
A image of the Detroit skyline is seen on the podium where Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder will address the media about filing bankruptcy for the city of Detroit during a news conference in Detroit, Michigan July 19, 2013. REUTERS/ Rebecca Cook
Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr addresses the media as Michigan Governor Rick Snyder listens during a news conference about filing bankruptcy for the city of Detroit in Detroit, Michigan July 19, 2013. REUTERS/ Rebecca Cook
A man walks past a vacant, boarded-up home surrounded by overgrown grass in a once vibrant neighborhood, near downtown Detroit, Michigan July 19, 2013. Investors dumped Detroit's municipal bonds a day after the city's historic bankruptcy filing even as a ruling in state court raised questions about