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You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme - CounterPunch

Snyder's Education Cuts - 5 hours 6 min ago

You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme
CounterPunch
At one time, manipulating interest rates was the Fed's stock in trade for managing the money supply; but that tool too has lost its cutting edge. Rates are now at zero, ... Michael Snyder observes that the biggest banks have written over $400 trillion ...

Kansas Could Turn Blue as Democrat Paul Davis Leads Governor's Race by 8 - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - 7 hours 12 min ago

Kansas Could Turn Blue as Democrat Paul Davis Leads Governor's Race by 8
PoliticusUSA
Rick Scott, Tom Corbett, John Kasich, Sam Brownback, Scott Walker, and Rick Snyder are all facing tough political fights for reelection. Voters feel the direct impact ... Hrafnkell Haraldsson: In the process of editing, a section was cut but not pasted ...

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough? - The Real News Network

Snyder's Education Cuts - 14 hours 17 min ago

USA TODAY

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough?
The Real News Network
That same day, after a two-month-long voting process, city pension holders, both workers and retirees, voted by a large majority to accept a 4.5 percent pension cut, as well as a loss of cost-of-living increases. This would affect 32,000 current and ...
Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcyspyghana.com
Detroit's Fight for Water Rights Is Showing How to Battle (and Beat) AusterityOpEdNews
Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...Truth-Out
The Guardian
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Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough? - The Real News Network

Snyder's Education Cuts - 14 hours 27 min ago

Reuters

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough?
The Real News Network
That same day, after a two-month-long voting process, city pension holders, both workers and retirees, voted by a large majority to accept a 4.5 percent pension cut, as well as a loss of cost-of-living increases. This would ... And Governor Rick Snyder ...
Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcyspyghana.com
Detroit's Fight for Water Rights Is Showing How to Battle (and Beat) AusterityOpEdNews
Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...Truth-Out
The Guardian
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Rachel Brougham: We need to make kids count - Petoskey News-Review

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 17:18

Rachel Brougham: We need to make kids count
Petoskey News-Review
Rick Snyder's expansion of the Great Start Readiness Program — so that number could be higher. There was no real change in how ... If we keep cutting education funding, students won't meet education standards. If we keep cutting food assistance, our ...

Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcy - spyghana.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 16:46

spyghana.com

Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcy
spyghana.com
Even though the State of Michigan under Snyder refuted the NNU declaration, they provided no alternative plan to turn the water services for hundreds of thousands in Detroit back on. One of the key slogans advanced by the Moratorium NOW! Coalition ...
Detroit's Fight for Water Rights Is Showing How to Battle (and Beat) AusterityOpEdNews
Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...Truth-Out
Detroit residents fight back over water shutoff: 'It's a life-or-death situation'The Guardian

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CMS Energy's (CMS) CEO John Russell on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 13:56

CMS Energy's (CMS) CEO John Russell on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...
Seeking Alpha (registration)
In June, Governor Snyder signed into law, a bill that will ensure Michigan's energy rates accurately reflect the cost of service for all customers. The Governor is focused on making Michigan ... Rick Snyder is being challenged by Mark Schauer. Key ...

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DJC Report: Detroit Mayor Duggan's Campaign Finances - WDET

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 12:10

WDET

DJC Report: Detroit Mayor Duggan's Campaign Finances
WDET
By IRS rules they only have to give a limited amount of data every year when they make their filing but they're going to disclose, unlike what Snyder did initially with the NERD fund and Kilpatrick with the Civic Fund, they're going to disclose who ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Businessweek

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 10:16

USA TODAY

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Businessweek
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...
Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ...Fox Business
Snyder's campaign met with ambivalenceWOODTV.com

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Unions put teachers on streets for votes - Politico

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 05:09

Politico

Unions put teachers on streets for votes
Politico
Above all, they're out to oust incumbent Republican governors, especially Wisconsin's Scott Walker, Florida's Rick Scott and Michigan's Rick Snyder. Education rarely shows up as a top concern for ... All have moved to curb union influence, cut ...

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Unions put teachers on streets — for votes - Politico

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 05:09

Unions put teachers on streets — for votes
Politico
All have moved to curb union influence, cut education funding or promote alternatives to traditional public schools — or all of the above. Walker stripped public-sector workers of most collective-bargaining rights (and then beat back a ferocious ...

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GOP race tests Snyder's agenda - Livingston Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 05:07

GOP race tests Snyder's agenda
Livingston Daily
Rick Snyder's agenda for road funding, education standards and health care. Republicans ... 5 primary ballot for the House seat, supports Snyder's call for new road revenue, implementation of Common Core and Medicaid expansion. ... “Once you get to a ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-24 03:19

San Francisco Chronicle

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...
Snyder's campaign met with ambivalenceWOODTV.com

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From the Daily: Minimizing maternal deaths - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 23:11

From the Daily: Minimizing maternal deaths
The Michigan Daily
While this number is highly unacceptable, it's not surprising given the linkpercent of the city's population live below the poverty line, which is only made worse by a lack of education and deteriorated living conditions. Women in poverty are less ...

The Source Of The Nile Decoded 2 - GhanaWeb

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 21:10

The Source Of The Nile Decoded 2
GhanaWeb
Citizenship; social equality; accountability; mass quality (critical thinking) education; probity; gender equality; tolerance; transparency; social justice; mutual respectability; strategic planning; and patriotism capture the idiomatic essence of ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - The State

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 18:24

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
The State
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...

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Union Misstatements - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 15:21

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Union Misstatements
Michigan Capitol Confidential
This is a direct result of the $1 billion cut to public education Gov. ... The state dollars spent on K-12 education has increased every year Snyder has been in office going from $11.01 billion in 2011-12 to $11.21 billion in 2012-13 to $11.60 billion ...

Snyder's campaign met with ambivalence - WOODTV.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 14:45

SFGate

Snyder's campaign met with ambivalence
WOODTV.com
But conservative activists are angry about his embrace of the Medicaid expansion in the health care overhaul, Common Core education standards and proposed higher gasoline taxes to improve roads. Snyder also defied fellow Republicans by committing state ...
Rick Snyder's Campaign Met With AmbivalenceHuffington Post
Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalenceEl Paso Inc.

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Rob Portman's Field of Dreams - National Review Online (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 14:37

Rob Portman's Field of Dreams
National Review Online (blog)
... 55 and 69 percent. Once one factors out the large numbers of college-educated, middle-income whites who belong to public-sector unions (teachers, social workers, bureaucrats) who are likely to remain Democratic voters, it's obvious there are not ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Insurance News Net

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-23 14:25

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Insurance News Net
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...

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