Federal probe of state reform district is troubling

We’ve applauded Gov. Rick Snyder for stepping in when other politicians have stood by, for working to effect change in the state’s most troubled jurisdictions: struggling cities, failing school districts.

The ultimate responsibility for the health and welfare of each resident of this state rests in the governor’s hands, so when local governments fail, the state has to intervene.

But here’s the thing: It has to work.  Read More