CBS 62 Detroit Senior Producer and Host of Michigan Matters Carol Cain
What is your urban agenda? Name a few struggling cities and define how your agenda would specifically affect them.
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Governor Mitt Romney
“ President Obama’s failed economic policies have hurt cities from coast to coast. Those in the industrial heartland like Cleveland and Detroit are facing not only the nationwide struggle of the last four years, but also a longer-term challenge resulting from the erosion of America’s manufacturing might.
President Barack Obama
“ As a former community organizer on the South Side of Chicago, President Obama knows the importance of working at the neighborhood level to address the challenges of some of our finest cities. As president he has called on local leaders and government officials to develop ground-up solutions that help revitalize neighborhoods, and get at the root of problems that cause cyclical poverty while empowering those with the best ideas to overcome them.