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Carl Levin: Detroit bankruptcy would clear debt 'dragging us down'

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Don't diss Detroit to Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., the city's biggest cheerleader in Washington. "My city is coming back. It's coming back strong," he declares. Levin, 79 and a one-time city official, has always had a house in Motor City, and even raised his kids in the crime-ridden, nearly bankrupt city virtually written off by America. "There are parts of Detroit that are devastated," conceded...