On Wednesday, MSNBC host Ari Melber tackled the news that the city of Detroit will pursue Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy, making it the largest American city to do so. Melber said that Congress should immediately convene an emergency session to design a plan for federal restructuring of the city in the same way the government did for General Motors and Chrysler. He added that the city's financial woes have created the conditions whereby the Detroit has become "the most libertarian city in the United States."
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