Even before Detroit's bankruptcy, there was an "Us vs. Them" attitude between the city and its suburbs.
How Phoenix City Council Newcomers May Fare
Now that the campaigning is over, it is time to start thinking about governing for the two newcomers to the Phoenix City Council, Laura Pastor and Kate Gallego.
To find out what kind of councilors they may be, we turned to Claude Mattox. He served on the city council from 2000 through last year. He is now a vice president at the consulting firm Molera Alvarez.