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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It's a very dire situation for DPS if this isn't resolved by July 1. It would be a very chaotic and uncertain summer."

- Gary NAEYAERT of the Great Lakes Education Project on the need to solve Detroit Public Schools debt situation quickly.

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Legal Experts See Sound Strategy In Numerous Flint Suits
"The mass litigation underway in Flint by a prominent New York City law firm may be creating volumes of paper for a local judge and the Genesee County court, but national legal experts see Levy Konigsberg's approach as being of sound strategy."
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Focus Shifts To New Detroit Schools Board Election In November
"The envisioned election of a new Detroit school board isn't going to happen in August as originally proposed by the Governor and passed in the Senate as negotiations for a Detroit Public Schools (DPS) reform package appear destined for June."
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Clinton Speech In Detroit Makes Virtually No Mention Of Michigan
"(DETROIT) -- This year's SEIU convention was in Detroit and so Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary CLINTON was in Detroit, talking up an estimated 3,000 rank-and-file members across the country in a speech almost entirely national in scope."
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Ed Adequacy Study Deadline Now June 24 After State Fines Contractor
"The state announced today it's fining the firm that conducted the education funding adequacy study and sending the report back for further work. A new due date was set for June 24."
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Older Drivers Would Need To Make SOS Trip For License
"Drivers over 75 would need to come into the Secretary of State's office in person to have their driver licenses renewed under legislation coming before the House Transportation Committee on Tuesday."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It's a very dire situation for DPS if this isn't resolved by July 1. It would be a very chaotic and uncertain summer."

- Gary NAEYAERT of the Great Lakes Education Project on the need to solve Detroit Public Schools debt situation quickly.