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Tag: Crony Capitalists
By Corinthian Scales, Section News
The Ilitch family knows how to send some lobbyists to Lansing to come home with their bacon.
In the same week that Detroit announced its bankruptcy, a state board unanimously approved plans for a new hockey arena for the Red Wings -- a decision that has raised a few eyebrows among critics.
Because bankruptcy was avoided in Detoilet by taxpayer subsidized Comerica Park, and Ford Field. Yessirree. Southeast Michigan, and Lansing Nerdpublicans sure do have their priorities in order. This all reminds me of the expression, like putting a diamond on a goat's ass.
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