If not EFMs, then what?


My friend Chris Savage at Eclectablog has been making a compelling case against Governor Rick Snyder’s Emergency Financial Manager (EFM) law, Public Act 4 of 2011, which allows Snyder to install dictators in Michigan cities to nullify contracts, fire elected officials, reverse agreements with unions, sell off or privatize community assets and otherwise kill representative […]

Governor Rick Snyder Announces State-Run School System; Appoints Emergency Manager Roy Roberts to Lead

Promoted by Eclectablog on July 2, 2011 July 1, 2011 Detroit— Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has announced a broad new plan to overhaul Detroit public Schools (DPS) and create a state-run educational authority.  Roy Roberts, who replaced Robert Bobb as Emergency Manager (EM) of Detroit Public Schools (DPS), was named Executive Committee Chair for the […]