Protests expected as Emergency Manager begins work in Detroit

7:44 am
Mon March 25, 2013

Protests expected as Emergency Manager begins work in Detroit

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Monday is first day on job as emergency manager for Kevyn Orr
DETROIT -Rev. Jesse Jackson on Friday called for mass protests in response to Gov. Rick Snyder's appointment of Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr, and it appears he may get his wish. Rev. Charles Williams II, pastor of King Solomon Baptist church and the Michigan leader of Al Sharpton's National Action Network, said 657 people, according to the sign-in sheet, attended a emergency manager mobilization meeting at his church Saturday.