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BREAKING: House to set up special committee on Detroit

by: Eric B.

Tue May 06, 2014 at 14:40:15 PM EDT


BREAKING! MUST CREDIT ERIC B. TAKING SOMETHING FROM HIS INBOX ORIGINALLY WRITTEN BY MIRS!

House Speaker Jase BOLGER (R-Marshall) announced plans today to form a special committee to consider the legislative package on the Detroit bankruptcy settlement. 

Bolger introduced a resolution to establish the committee, HR 353, today, and the House adopted the proposal on the floor this afternoon.

According to a press release, Speaker Pro Tem John WALSH (R-Livonia) will chair the new committee. 

Hopefully, he drops the "Give me a legislative majority and I'll give you your pensions and art" extortion racket.

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This entire thing for them has been a game, from the consent agreement and then emergency management to the restructuring of debt.  The voice of Detroiters has never been central to this entire process, so I don't expect it to be different, now.  The process was botched from the beginning; I don't give a flying you-know-what about what they do or don't do, because they've already done damage by making this harder than it had to be.  Whatever they don't get done the courts will, regardless, one way or another.


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