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Misinformed: EM Town Halls not being held June 6, 10

There will not be a community meeting tonight with Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr. Two community meetings — which were to be held at Greater Grace Temple and Martin Luther King High School, for June 6 and June 10 — will not happen. EM press secretary Bill Nowling wrote in an email, “No meetings have been announced by this office. When they are, we will send it around.” ...

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IT’S THE DEBT!

Attorney and Moratorium Now activist Jerry Goldberg says he and Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr are largely in agreement: It is bank debt that is causing the city’s financial crisis. How the debt is dealt with is where they differ. “We challenge the legitimacy of the debt,” Goldberg said, “while Orr is mandated under the law to pay the banks. He’ll do that by selling off assets, including the art in the DIA, th ...

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