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Ken Braun: CNBC business rankings show Snyder agenda good for Michigan - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - 15 hours 41 min ago

MLive.com

Ken Braun: CNBC business rankings show Snyder agenda good for Michigan
MLive.com
The Republican policy changes were not without criticism, not least of which was the accusation that rightsizing the state budget and reforming business taxes was imposing dangerous cost cuts to public schools and higher education, setting us up for ...

How Brad Snyder Went From Losing His Sight In An IED Explosion To ... - TeamUSA.org

Snyder's Education Cuts - 19 hours 18 min ago

TeamUSA.org

How Brad Snyder Went From Losing His Sight In An IED Explosion To ...
TeamUSA.org
7, 2012, exactly one year to the day after losing his eyesight to an improvised explosive device explosion while serving in the U.S. Navy in Afghanistan, Brad Snyder swam to Paralympic gold in the 400-meter S11 freestyle. That was Snyder's third podium ...

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Third World in the First World - Politico

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-07-03 09:42

Politico

Third World in the First World
Politico
It isn't just the small shopkeepers or taxi drivers who cheat: according to a University of Chicago working paper, the “primary tax-evading industries (sic) are medicine, law, engineering, education, and media.” The true income of the self-employed in ...

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A very American wedding - Politico

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-07-03 00:09

Politico

A very American wedding
Politico
Board of Education, where the Supreme Court led the battle against segregation and racism with its moral authority, this decision was largely a rearguard action. Polling has shown that a majority of Americans have done a full 180-degree turn on same ...

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Bills aimed at intervening early with districts - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-07-02 23:22

Bills aimed at intervening early with districts
Detroit Free Press
Related: Pensions, debt obstruct Snyder's Detroit schools plan. "I don't think it's a bad idea. But I don't think it solves the core issue," said Steve Ezikian, interim superintendent for the Wayne Regional Educational Service Agency. "The core issue ...

DPS deficit projected to be $335 million by next June - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-07-02 18:43

DPS deficit projected to be $335 million by next June
The Detroit News
The 47,000-student district's accumulated deficit swelled to $238 million in the fiscal year that ended Tuesday — $67 million higher than DPS officials told the Michigan Department of Education the year-end deficit would be just five weeks ago.
After 6 years of state control, DPS deficit skyrocketsDetroit Free Press

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After 6 years of state control, DPS deficit skyrockets - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-07-02 12:18

After 6 years of state control, DPS deficit skyrockets
Detroit Free Press
The proposed 2015-16 budget and a June 30 budget amendment were released as DPS' fourth state-appointed emergency manager is in the midst of restructuring the district and state officials grapple with how to reform public education city-wide. DPS ...

Legality of referendum challenged - Politico

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-07-02 12:10

Legality of referendum challenged
Politico
There has also been criticism of the ballot paper itself for posing a question so lengthy and convoluted that it could test the intelligence of even the most educated Greeks. It's written in Greek, but spells out the titles of two proposals from the EU ...

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Jebs South Korean sugar daddy - Politico

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-07-01 21:09

Politico

Jebs South Korean sugar daddy
Politico
Soon after that speech, a Poongsan subsidiary called PMX that has its headquarters in Iowa — where then-first lady Barbara Bush had cut the ribbon in 1992 — won a $1 billion contract to supply coin metal to the U.S. Mint, over objections from ...

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New Indiana law in effect July 1 bans all drivers under 21 from using cellphones - The Elkhart Truth

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-07-01 18:22

The Elkhart Truth

New Indiana law in effect July 1 bans all drivers under 21 from using cellphones
The Elkhart Truth
Those restrictions loosen if the driver is accompanied in the passenger's seat by a driver education instructor, an individual who is at least 25 years old or a spouse who is at least 21. Individuals who have taken driver's education are eligible for a ...

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Michigan Senate to vote on $1.5 billion road-funding plan - WSBT-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-07-01 18:03

WSBT-TV

Michigan Senate to vote on $1.5 billion road-funding plan
WSBT-TV
The plan, which also is tied to annual income tax cuts if general revenues rise by more than inflation, was the subject of seven hours of closed-door talks before voting began. Democrats said majority ... It's cutting our universities, our local ...
Michigan Senate approves $1.5B road plan with gas tax hikeThe State

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Michigan Senate approves $1.5B road plan with gas tax hike - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-07-01 17:45

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Michigan Senate approves $1.5B road plan with gas tax hike
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
The plan, which also is tied to annual income tax cuts if general revenues rise by more than inflation, was the subject of seven hours of closed-door talks before voting began. Democrats said majority ... It's cutting our universities, our local ...
Michigan Senate considers $1.5B road plan with gas tax hikeBelleville News-Democrat

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Michigan Senate considers $1.5B road plan with gas tax hike - Beaumont Enterprise

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-07-01 15:16

The Detroit News

Michigan Senate considers $1.5B road plan with gas tax hike
Beaumont Enterprise
The legislation, which also is tied to annual income tax cuts if general revenues rise by more than inflation, was the subject of hours of closed-door talks and could be voted on later in the day. Democrats said majority ... It's cutting our ...
Panel OKs road plan with gas tax hikeThe Detroit News
Senate plan for roads includes 15-cent boost in gas taxLansing State Journal

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Navy's newest board certified family physicians honored - Kitsap Sun

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-30 20:13

Kitsap Sun

Navy's newest board certified family physicians honored
Kitsap Sun
Quarles also noted that newly board certified family physicians have always been an important part of the command's overall mission of shaping military medicine through training, research, graduate medical education, joint efforts and collaborative ...

EAA chancellor tightens reins over grant for teachers - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-30 19:32

EAA chancellor tightens reins over grant for teachers
Detroit Free Press
Among the largest cuts are in staff and personnel, data processing/technology, curriculum and compensatory education. Officials announced Tuesday the ... Rick Snyder's special adviser for education, was appointed to the board. The EAA was created to ...

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Panel OKs road plan with gas tax hike - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-30 17:50

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Panel OKs road plan with gas tax hike
The Detroit News
Lansing — A Senate committee on Tuesday advanced a $1.4 billion road funding plan that would hike the gas tax by 15 cents over three years and trigger future income tax cuts if revenue exceeds inflation. The Senate Government ... Senate Minority ...
Senate plan for roads includes 15-cent boost in gas taxDetroit Free Press

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What does Chris Christie believe? Where the candidate stands on 10 issues - PBS NewsHour (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-30 10:30

PBS NewsHour (blog)

What does Chris Christie believe? Where the candidate stands on 10 issues
PBS NewsHour (blog)
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, New Hampshire, in April. Photo by Brian Snyder/Reuters. He's a lawyer, a former Wall Street lobbyist and a Bruce Springsteen superfan.

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Michigan's wasteful mental health system needs reform - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-30 07:04

Michigan's wasteful mental health system needs reform
Detroit Free Press
Pilot projects can be educational before committing to a major initiative, but, why isn't the state developing a similar project that involves all counties and all major health systems in Michigan? Prior to my work on this project, I had little to no ...

Republicans, Democrats divided over annual budget - Observer-Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-29 22:55

Observer-Reporter

Republicans, Democrats divided over annual budget
Observer-Reporter
Republican majorities in the General Assembly are pushing for a budget that closes deficits without new taxes and puts additional funding into public education. Their nearly $30.2 billion spending plan represents a year-over-year increase of about 4 ...

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Rand Paul unveils 'flat-tax' proposal to Nevadans - Reno Gazette Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-29 21:21

Reno Gazette Journal

Rand Paul unveils 'flat-tax' proposal to Nevadans
Reno Gazette Journal
Paul told the Reno audience that the flat tax would be a tax cut for everyone and the federal government would have to become smaller. ... Brian Sandoval to help fund K-12 education. “I've yet ... Riley Snyder of The Associated Press contributed to ...

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