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Tue August 13, 2013
Kevyn Orr plans to hire a group to manage federal grant money
Detroit's emergency manager Kevyn Orr is looking to hire a group to oversee Detroit's federal grant money.
This comes at the same time that federal officials are searching for ways to offer more aid to Detroit.
Orr went to Washington D.C. earlier this month to visit with Michigan Senator Carl Levin and some economists to get ideas about which grants programs would be best for the city.
Detroit News Washington Bureau Chief David Shepardson reported on this in today's Detroit News, and he joined us today.
Listen to the full interview above.
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