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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has to decide whether to declare a financial takeover of Detroit...
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has to decide whether to declare a financial takeover of Detroit by the state and appoint an emergency manager after a review team concluded that the city suffers "operational dysfunction" and faces a fiscal emergency due to its "chronic deficits and its long-term liabilities." Ultimately, Detroit might have to one day carry out what would be the biggest municipal bankruptcy filing in U.S. history.