of failed policies.
In 1930, it was the fastest growing city in the country.
In 1950 it was in the top 10 fastest growing cities in the country.
in 2012, it had over 100,000 abandoned homes.
Today, it has defaulted on almost 18 Billion dollars of debt.
one can point to many sources of the city's failure, but nearly all of them are liberal policies or liberal supported causes like unions and affirmative action.