Snyder's Education Cuts

Let's Place Bets On The Crowdsourced Washington Football Team Movie - DCist.com

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Let's Place Bets On The Crowdsourced Washington Football Team Movie
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Farkas and Plavnick are targeting a very specific subset of Washingtonians with this documentary: Those educated enough to have familiarity with Snyder's lawsuit and understand how stupid it was, yet invested enough in the team to pine for their glory ...

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Blackhorse: My Face-to-Face With Dan Snyder's Chum, Navajo Nation President ... - Indian Country Today Media Network

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Indian Country Today Media Network

Blackhorse: My Face-to-Face With Dan Snyder's Chum, Navajo Nation President ...
Indian Country Today Media Network
I knew that when the Washington team came to my home state of Arizona we would greet the owner, Dan Snyder, with the largest ever Change the Mascot rally at the University of Phoenix stadium. We knew this was a monumental time and we hosted over ...

Education early focus for Michgan Senate GOP - Livingston Daily

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Livingston Daily

Education early focus for Michgan Senate GOP
Livingston Daily
Meekhof said tax cuts — possibly an income tax reduction — are a "ways out" from being considered but "always at the top of our list." State revenue is $289 million short of projections in the current year and ... One of the vetoed measures contained ...
Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Michigan Senate GOPCrain's Detroit Business
Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOPThe Idaho Statesman

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Letter: School choice is crossing party lines - SouthCoastToday.com

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Letter: School choice is crossing party lines
SouthCoastToday.com
Though it is popular for Democrats to criticize Republicans for cutting aid to education, emasculating the teachers union and generally messing with the heads of our children, none other than New York's Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, son of the late ...

Republican Governors Raising Taxes, Media Applauds - American Thinker (blog)

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Republican Governors Raising Taxes, Media Applauds
American Thinker (blog)
Brian Sandoval, a Republican, propose a $1.1 billion tax increase for education this month. “Whether we kill it by five votes or 15 votes or 25 votes, we are going to kill it.” ... Rick Snyder of Michigan, a Republican who has urged voters to support a ...

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Guest editorial: Rick Snyder's big 'river' - HollandSentinel.com

Tue, 2015-01-27 22:49

Guest editorial: Rick Snyder's big 'river'
HollandSentinel.com
... that will combine the state departments of community health and human services — is a way to cut costs, to create the illusion of progress by removing Michiganders from life — and health-sustaining benefits, Snyder's river of opportunity will ...

Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Michigan Senate GOP - Crain's Detroit Business

Tue, 2015-01-27 21:46

Crain's Detroit Business

Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Michigan Senate GOP
Crain's Detroit Business
The education bills, including a proposed "early-warning" plan to detect financial problems in K-12 districts sooner, are among the Senate GOP's priorities in the next three months, Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof of West Olive said. Other goals ...
Education bills a top early focus for Senate RepublicansMonroe Evening News
Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOPAlbany Times Union

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Davenport school board postpones start date decision - Quad City Times

Tue, 2015-01-27 14:30

Davenport school board postpones start date decision
Quad City Times
Board member Nikki DeFauw proposed the postponement until Branstad amends his current directive to the Department of Education or until the March 15 deadline. “We'll do what we can. We'll advocate our positions,” ... getting trumped here. Tourism is ...

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Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOP - Albany Times Union

Tue, 2015-01-27 13:43

Albany Times Union

Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOP
Albany Times Union
The education bills, including a proposed "early-warning" plan to detect financial problems in K-12 districts sooner, are among the Senate GOP's priorities in the next three months, Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof of West Olive said. Other goals ...

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Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOP - SFGate

Tue, 2015-01-27 13:20

Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOP
SFGate
Meekhof said tax cuts — possibly an income tax reduction — are a "ways out" from being considered but "always at the top of our list." State revenue is $289 million short of projections in the current year and ... One of the vetoed measures contained ...
Education bills a top early focus for Senate Republicansminbcnews.com

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Meekhof: GOP frustration has subsided after Snyder vetoes - The Morning Sun

Tue, 2015-01-27 11:53

Meekhof: GOP frustration has subsided after Snyder vetoes
The Morning Sun
The education bills, including a proposed “early-warning” plan to detect financial problems in K-12 districts earlier, are among the Senate GOP's priorities in the next three months, Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof of West Olive said. Other goals ...

Business neighbors news for the week of Jan. 25, 2015 - York Daily Record/Sunday News

Tue, 2015-01-27 10:44

Business neighbors news for the week of Jan. 25, 2015
York Daily Record/Sunday News
Wagman Companies sponsors food drives: Wagman Companies, a full service general contractor headquartered in York, sponsored food drives in their Pennsylvania and Virginia offices this fall. Wagman's York offices teamed up to sponsor a "Stick it to ...

VA Announces Major Department Realignment - Defense One

Tue, 2015-01-27 10:40

VA Announces Major Department Realignment
Defense One
For instance, the Veterans Benefits Administration, which oversees benefits including compensation, home loans and education, is made up of four regions. The Veterans Health ... This is not about cutting jobs.” Snyder added that the department is ...

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Education bills a top early focus for Senate Republicans - Monroe Evening News

Tue, 2015-01-27 10:01

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Education bills a top early focus for Senate Republicans
Monroe Evening News
Meekhof also told reporters that Republicans want to boost funding to address a backlog of processing rape evidence. The Senate GOP's longer-term goals include tax cuts and moving to a "shall-issue" system when state environmental permits are renewed.
Education, not prevailing wage, early focus for Senate GOPAlbany Times Union

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Davenport school board postpones start date decision - Quad City Times

Tue, 2015-01-27 06:38

Davenport school board postpones start date decision
Quad City Times
Board member Nikki DeFauw proposed the postponement until Branstad amends his current directive to the Department of Education or until the March 15 deadline. “We'll do what we can. We'll advocate our positions,” ... getting trumped here. Tourism is ...

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New president of Detroit teachers union looks for collaboration with ... - World Socialist Web Site

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:08

World Socialist Web Site

New president of Detroit teachers union looks for collaboration with ...
World Socialist Web Site
Although he won the election by exploiting the disgust of teachers with the DFT—which has been a partner in the destruction of public education and teachers' conditions for decades—Conn differs from his predecessors only in rhetoric, not substance ...

The political struggle facing Detroit teachers - World Socialist Web Site

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:00

The political struggle facing Detroit teachers
World Socialist Web Site
After decades of budget cutting, school closures and teacher layoffs, the corporate and political establishment in Detroit is moving for the wholesale privatization of the public schools. ... Fresh from outsourcing public services and jobs in Flint and ...

The political struggle facing Detroit teachers - World Socialist Web Site

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:00

The political struggle facing Detroit teachers
World Socialist Web Site
After decades of budget cutting, school closures and teacher layoffs, the corporate and political establishment in Detroit is moving for the wholesale privatization of the public schools. ... Fresh from outsourcing public services and jobs in Flint and ...

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Davenport board postpones start date decision - Quad City Times

Mon, 2015-01-26 22:23

Davenport board postpones start date decision
Quad City Times
The concerned mother of a Davenport North High School student has begun a grassroots campaign to address inequity in the allocation of state funds to Iowa schools — in particular, the Davenport Community School District. Julie DeSalvo, via an email ...

New $103M midyear deficit because of oil price plummet - Monroe News Star

Mon, 2015-01-26 18:52

Monroe News Star

New $103M midyear deficit because of oil price plummet
Monroe News Star
As always, the largest areas of discretionary spending — and therefore, the most vulnerable to cuts — are health care services and public colleges. Nichols said the Jindal administration is “still striving” to shield higher education from midyear cuts.

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