Detroit News http://michiganradio.org en UAW awaits answer on intimidation claims at VW plant http://michiganradio.org/post/uaw-awaits-answer-intimidation-claims-vw-plant <p>It has been a little over a month since a closely watched vote at Volkswagen's plant in Chattanooga, Tenn. By a very close margin, hourly workers at the plant said no to having the UAW represent them.</p><p>But that is not the end of things at the VW plant. The UAW appealed the results of the National Labor Relations Board, because of what the union calls a campaign of intimidation by outsiders, including an apparent promise from Tennessee's senator – a promise that has yet to materialize.&nbsp;</p><p>Detroit News Washington Bureau Chief David Shepardson&nbsp;joins us today.&nbsp;</p><p><em>Listen to the full interview above.&nbsp;</em></p><p><em> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 19:28:53 +0000 Stateside Staff 16872 at http://michiganradio.org UAW awaits answer on intimidation claims at VW plant Will the DIA survive Detroit's bankruptcy? A Detroit News columnist shares his thoughts http://michiganradio.org/post/will-dia-survive-detroits-bankruptcy-detroit-news-columnist-shares-his-thoughts <p style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt">What’s going to happen with the Detroit Institute of Arts?</p><p style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt">That’s the question on the minds of many Michiganders after the city of Detroit was deemed eligible for Chapter 9 bankruptcy on Tuesday.<o:p></o:p></p><p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:15.75pt"><br />Daniel Howes, a business columnist with The Detroit News, talks with us about all things DIA — a recent appraisal of the institute’s collection, Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr’s interest in the museum, and a possible rescue plan cooked up by a federal judge.</p><p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:15.75pt"><em>Listen to full interview above.&nbsp;</em></p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:47:40 +0000 Stateside Staff 15555 at http://michiganradio.org Will the DIA survive Detroit's bankruptcy? A Detroit News columnist shares his thoughts Stateside: Nolan Finley talks Detroit and emergency financial managers http://michiganradio.org/post/stateside-nolan-finley-talks-detroit-and-emergency-financial-managers <p><em>The following is a summary of a previously recorded interview. To hear the complete segment, click the audio above. </em></p><p>Nolan Finley is the Detroit News editorial writer.<br><br>His column in Sunday's Detroit News seems to point to action from Lansing for an emergency financial manager in Detroit in the near future.</p><p>Cindy talked with Finley about cities in Michigan with an emergency financial manager in place and how effective they have been. &nbsp;<br><br><em>There are two ways you can podcast "Stateside with Cynthia Canty</em>"</p><ul><li><a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/podcasts/8746/rss.xml" target="_blank"><em>Podcast of the entire show</em></a></li><li><a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/podcasts/8935/rss.xml" target="_blank"><em>Podcast of each segment</em> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 21:25:49 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 11183 at http://michiganradio.org Stateside: Nolan Finley talks Detroit and emergency financial managers